Oedipus the King
Author: Sophocles, Ian C. Johnston
publisher: Richer Resources Publications
publisher Date: 08/28/2007
Schools: University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Description: Acclaimed for over 2,000 years for its ingeniously constructed plot and extraordinary insight into the drama of human experience, Sophocles' masterpiece is revealed in all its riveting intensity in this translation by Bernard Knox. Here is the world-famous tale of a great man hurtling toward his own destruction - a story of pride and power, incest and murder, which has never ceased to fire debate.