Compton, Todd M. 2006. Victim of the Muses: Poet as Scapegoat, Warrior and Hero in Greco-Roman and Indo-European Myth and History. Hellenic Studies Series 11. Washington, DC: Center for Hellenic Studies. http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:hul.ebook:CHS_Compton.Victim_of_the_Muses.2006.
Chapter 12. Aeschylus: Little Ugly One
This martial background found some expression in Aeschylus’ art, especially in the Seven Against Thebes, which Aristophanes described as “brimming with Ares,”  and impelling the Athenians to battle.