A History Of The Classical Greek World

Pub Date : 2011-08-24 | Author : P. J. Rhodes | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781444358582
ISBN 13 : 1444358588

Thoroughly updated and revised, the second edition of this successful and widely praised textbook offers an account of the ‘classical’ period of Greek history, from the afterma..

A History Of The Archaic Greek World

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Jonathan M. Hall | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9780631226680
ISBN 13 : 0631226680

Chronicles the history of ancient Greece from 1200 to 479 BCE, describing the rise of the city-state and citizen militias, and examining the origins of egalitarianism...

A Short History Of Ancient Greece

Pub Date : 2014-09-30 | Author : P.J. Rhodes | Publisher : I.B.Tauris

ISBN 10 : 9781780765945
ISBN 13 : 1780765940

Classical Greece and its legacy have long inspired a powerful and passionate fascination. The civilization that bequeathed to later ages drama and democracy, Homer and heroism, myt..

The Greek City States

Pub Date : 2007-04-26 | Author : P. J. Rhodes | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781139462129
ISBN 13 : 1139462121

Political activity and political thinking began in the cities and other states of ancient Greece, and terms such as tyranny, aristocracy, oligarchy, democracy and politics itself a..

Ancient Democracy And Modern Ideology

Pub Date : 2003-07-17 | Author : P. J. Rhodes | Publisher : Bristol Classical Press

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015058098636
ISBN 13 :

How should we study the democracy of classical Athens? How, if at all, is it relevant to our own world with its different forms of democracy? Attitudes to Athenian democracy have a..

Thucydides

Pub Date : 2015-10-22 | Author : P. J. Rhodes | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781472522078
ISBN 13 : 1472522079

Thucydides was labelled the 'greatest historian that ever lived' by Macauley and no study of Classical Greece is complete without encountering his history of the Peloponnesian War,..

The Development Of The Polis In Archaic Greece

Pub Date : 2003-10-04 | Author : Lynette Mitchell | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134754717
ISBN 13 : 113475471X

The Greek polis has been arousing interest as a subject for study for a long time, but recent approaches have shown that it is a subject on which there are still important question..