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By Terry Buckley

Aspects of Greek historical past 750- 323 BC: A Source-Based Approach deals an integral advent to the relevant interval of Greek historical past for all scholars of classics, from pre-university to undergraduate point. bankruptcy through bankruptcy, the appropriate ancient classes from the age of colonization to Alexander the nice are reconstructed. Emphasis is laid at the interpretation of the to be had assets, and the ebook units out to provide a transparent therapy of the entire significant difficulties inside a chronological framework.

This re-creation brings the publication updated with the newest scholarship and incorporates a extra distinct research of Sparta, Delian League, and the Athenian Empire, expands the variety of resources tested, and provides a longer dialogue of the expansion of Athenian Imperialism in the direction of Samos, Mytilene and Melos.

It includes:

  • a serious dialogue of the lives, works, usefulness and reliability of the most literary resources: Thucydides, Herodotus, Xenophon, Plutarch, Diodorus, and Aristotle

  • numerous quotations and references from those and different assets, together with inscriptional and archaeological facts, followed via a severe research in their worth

  • maps, a word list of Greek phrases, and a whole chapter-based bibliography.

Aspects of Greek History is a useful reduction to note-taking, essay education and exam revision.

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