Peacemaking


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Peacemaking

See also Antimilitarism.
Agrippa, Menenius
Coriolanus’s witty friend; reasons with rioting mob. [Br. Lit.: Coriolanus]
Antenor
percipiently urges peace with Greeks. [Gk. Lit.: Iliad]
Benvolio
tries to stop Mercutio’s fatal clash with Tybalt. [Br. Lit.: Romeo and Juliet]
Lysistrata
leads women to use wifely continence to secure peace between countries. [Gk. Lit.: Lysistrata]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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