Ancient Greece A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2011-10-27 | Author : Paul Cartledge | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199601349
ISBN 13 : 0199601348

Introduces major topics in ancient Greek civilization through the development of eleven characteristic city states, ranging from prehistoric Cnossos through Byzantion, and includin..

Ancient Greek Political Thought In Practice

Pub Date : 2009-05-28 | Author : Paul Cartledge | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781139488495
ISBN 13 : 113948849X

Ancient Greece was a place of tremendous political experiment and innovation, and it was here too that the first serious political thinkers emerged. Using carefully selected case-s..

Democracy

Pub Date : 2016-03-10 | Author : Paul Cartledge | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199837458
ISBN 13 : 0199837457

"Democracy: A Life holds out three unique research aims: a proper understanding of the origins and variety of ancient Greek democracies; a detailed account of the fate of democracy..

The Greeks

Pub Date : 2002-10-10 | Author : Paul Cartledge | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191577833
ISBN 13 : 0191577839

This book provides an original and challenging answer to the question: 'Who were the Classical Greeks?' Paul Cartledge - 'one of the most theoretically alert, widely read and proli..

Spartan Reflections

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Paul Cartledge | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 0520231244
ISBN 13 : 9780520231245

"Published by arrangement with Gerald Duckworth & Co. Ltd."--T.p. verso...

After Thermopylae

Pub Date : 2013-05-09 | Author : Paul Cartledge | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199911554
ISBN 13 : 019991155X

The Battle of Plataea in 479 BCE is one of world history's unjustly neglected events. It decisively ended the threat of a Persian conquest of Greece. It involved tens of thousands ..

The Cambridge Illustrated History Of Ancient Greece

Pub Date : 2002-11-14 | Author : Paul Cartledge | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521521009
ISBN 13 : 9780521521000

Sumptuously illustrated in color and packed with information, The Cambridge Illustrated History of Ancient Greece is now available for the first time in paperback. Offering fresh i..