The Athenian Empire

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Author: Robin Osborne,Simon Hornblower,M. C. Greenstock,London Association of Classical Teachers

Publisher: Lactor

ISBN: N.A

Category: History

Page: 148

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This very useful volume translates part of Hill's Sources for Greek History (478-431 BC) with other material relating to the Athenian Empire. This revised edition builds on the work of previous editors (Davies, Clayton and Meiggs) and includes a detailed bibliography.

Enduring Empire

Ancient Lessons for Global Politics

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Author: David Tabachnick

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN: 0802095216

Category: History

Page: 239

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Explores ways in which ancient theories of empire can inform our understanding of present-day international relations.

Democracy and Classical Greece

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Author: John Kenyon Davies

Publisher: Harvard University Press

ISBN: 9780674196070

Category: History

Page: 308

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The art of classical Greece, and its political and philosophical ideas, have had a profound influence on Western civilization. It was in the fifth and fourth centuries B.C. that this Greek cultureâe"material, political and intellectualâe"reached its zenith. At the same time, the Greek states were at their most powerful and quarrelsome. J. K. Davies traces the flowering of this extraordinary society, drawing on a wealth of documentary material: houses and graves, extant sculpture and vases, as well as the writings of historians, orators, biographers, dramatists, and philosophers.

The Oxford History of Greece and the Hellenistic World

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Author: John Boardman,Jasper Griffin,Oswyn Murray

Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks

ISBN: 9780192801371

Category: History

Page: 520

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'From reviews of The Oxford History of the Classical World: the book is truly excellent the standard of the contributions is extraordinarily high ' -Observer' this book has no equal and would be difficult to better ' -Books and Bookmen

Athenian Democracy

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Author: John Thorley

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134793359

Category: History

Page: 112

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This pamphlet outlines the development and operation of Athenian democracy to the end of the fifth century BC. Separate sections examine the prelude to democracy, the emergence of a democratic system, and the way this system worked in practice. A final section focuses on the questions: how should we judge the success of Athenian democracy? who benefitted? was it an efficient system of government? in what sense was Athenian democracy the forerunner of modern democracies?

The Athenian Empire

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Author: Peter John Rhodes

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Atenas (Grecia)

Page: 47

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The Athenian Empire

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Author: P. J. (Peter John) Rhodes

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: History

Page: 47

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The Athenian Empire

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Author: R. W. J. Clayton,Sir George Francis Hill

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: History

Page: 134

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Aspects of Greek History 750–323BC

A Source-Based Approach

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Author: Terry Buckley

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 113528184X

Category: History

Page: 560

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Offers an indispensable introduction to the central period of Greek History for all students of classics. Chapter by chapter, the relevant historical periods from the age of colonization to Alexander the Great are reconstructed.

Athenian Radical Democracy

461-404 BC

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Author: J. W. Roberts

Publisher: Lactor

ISBN: N.A

Category: History

Page: 144

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This collection of sources and commentary replaces the 1973 Athenian Politics , taking account of the increase in knowledge on demes, and the work of Mogens Herman Hansen. Part I contains a conceptual and historical background to the democratic system as it was at the outbreak of the Peloponnesian War in 431, Part II surveys the principal institutions of democracy, and Part III demonstrates the various ways in which the system was tested from the plague of 430 to the naval battles of Arginousai and Aigospotamoi. A vital resource for all students of the period.

Aeschylus, Persians

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Author: David Rosenbloom

Publisher: Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd

ISBN: 9780715632864

Category: Drama

Page: 224

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Aeschylus' Persians is the earliest extant Greek tragedy and sole surviving historical tragedy

Athenian Politics

Democracy in Athens from Pericles to Cleophon : Sources Translated from the Greek Texts Collected in From Pericles to Cleophon

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Author: R. W. J. Clayton

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Athens (Greece)

Page: 64

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Aspects of Greek History

A Source-Based Approach

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Author: Terry Buckley

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134857330

Category: History

Page: 560

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Offers an indispensable introduction to the central period of Greek History for all students of classics. Chapter by chapter, the relevant historical periods from the age of colonization to Alexander the Great are reconstructed.

Greek Warfare

Myth and Realities

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Author: Hans Van Wees

Publisher: Bristol Classical Press

ISBN: 9780715629673

Category: History

Page: 349

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This text on Greek warfare ranges from the concrete details of conducting raids, battles and sieges to more theoretical questions about the causes, costs, and consequences of warfare in archaic and classical Greece.

The Edinburgh Companion to Ancient Greece and Rome

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Author: Edward Bispham,Thomas J. Harrison,Brian A. Sparkes

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780748616299

Category: History

Page: 604

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The Edinburgh Companion is a gateway to the fascinating worlds of ancient Greece and Rome. Wide-ranging in its approach, expert contributors demonstrate the multifaceted nature of classic civilization by drawing together perspectives and methods of different disciplines, from philosophy to history, poetry to archaeology, art history to numismatics, and many more.

JACT Review

The Journal of the Joint Association of Classical Teachers

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Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Classical philology

Page: N.A

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Plutarch Life of Pericles

a companion to the Penguin translation from The rise and fall of Athens, translated by Ian Scott-Kilvert, published in the Penguin Classics

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Author: Anthony J. Podlecki,Plutarch

Publisher: Duckworth Publishing

ISBN: N.A

Category: History

Page: 112

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