Demosthenes Of Athens And The Fall Of Classical Greece

Pub Date : 2015-10-01 | Author : Ian Worthington | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190263560
ISBN 13 : 0190263563

In this biography---the first written in English for almost a century---Ian Worthington brings the great orator's career vividly to life. He provides a moving narrative of Demosthe..

Selected Speeches

Pub Date : 2014-05-08 | Author : Demosthenes | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191645730
ISBN 13 : 0191645737

'Even if everyone else succumbs to slavery, we must still fight for our freedom.' Admired by many in the ancient world as the greatest of the classic Athenian orators, Demosthenes ..

By The Spear

Pub Date : 2014-06-02 | Author : Ian Worthington | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190213831
ISBN 13 : 0190213833

Alexander the Great, arguably the most exciting figure from antiquity, waged war as a Homeric hero and lived as one, conquering native peoples and territories on a superhuman scale..

Les Perses

Pub Date : 2012-10-09 | Author : Eschyle | Publisher : Les Editions de Londres

ISBN 10 : 9781909053458
ISBN 13 : 1909053457

Les Perses est la plus ancienne tragédie d’Eschyle qui nous soit parvenue mais aussi la plus ancienne tragédie tout court. Rien que pour cela, Les Perses devrait faire partie d..

The Classical Greeks

Pub Date : 2011-12-30 | Author : Michael Grant | Publisher : Hachette UK

ISBN 10 : 9781780222783
ISBN 13 : 1780222785

The story of the Athenian Golden Age by one of the world's pre-eminent classical historians. The Golden Age of ancient Greek city-state civilization lasted from 490 to 336 BC, the ..