(From the publisher):
In the first play he produced on his own behalf, Aristophanes launched a violent attack on Cleon, the leading politician of the day, on the whole style of leadership that he represented and on a system which seemed to guarantee that a bad leader could be displaced by a worse.
Original title: Ἱππεῖς [Hippeis; Latin: Equites]
Genre: Drama and Plays→ Ancient→ Greek→ Comedy
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Birds and Other Plays, the (1978) [Collection]