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Aspects of Greek history, 750-323 BC : a source-based approach, Terry Buckley

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Aspects of Greek history, 750-323 BC : a source-based approach
Title
Aspects of Greek history, 750-323 BC
Title remainder
a source-based approach
Statement of responsibility
Terry Buckley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text offers an 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. Emphasis is laid on the interpretation of the available sources, and the book sets out to give a clear treatment of all the major problems within a chronological framework. It covers: the main literary sources - Aristotle, Diodorus, Herodotus, Plutarch, Thucydides and Xenophon; Greek political and military history from the eighth century to Alexander's conquest of Persia. It includes maps, a glossary of Greek terms and a full bibliography
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1946-
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Buckley, Terry
Dewey number
938/.0072
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Greece
  • Greece
Label
Aspects of Greek history, 750-323 BC : a source-based approach, Terry Buckley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 523-527) and index
Color
other
Contents
Chapter 1 THE MAIN LITERARY SOURCES -- chapter 2 THE CAUSES OF COLONIZATION IN ARCHAIC GREECE -- chapter 3 THE AGE OF GREEK TYRANNY, c. 650-510 -- chapter 4 THE 'LYCURGAN' REFORMS AND THE RISE OF SPARTA IN THE SEVENTH AND SIXTH CENTURIES -- chapter 5 THE REFORMS OF SOLON -- chapter 6 THE TYRANNY OF THE PEISISTRATIDS AT ATHENS -- chapter 7 THE REFORMS OF CLEISTHENES AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF ATHENIAN DEMOCRACY -- chapter 8 ATHENIAN POLITICS FROM CLEISTHENES TO THE OUTBREAK OF THE PERSIAN WAR -- chapter 9 THE PERSIAN WAR: GREEK STRATEGY AND THE LEADERSHIP OF SPARTA IN 480-479 -- chapter 10 ATHENS AND THE DELIAN LEAGUE, 478/7-446/5 -- chapter 11 ATHENIAN POLITICS, 478-462/1 -- chapter 12 SPARTAN FOREIGN POLICY AND PROBLEMS IN THE PELOPONNESE, 478-446/5 -- chapter 13 THE DEMOCRATIC REFORMS OF EPHIALTES AND PERICLES, 462/1-451/0 -- chapter 14 THE INSTITUTIONS OF ATHENIAN DEMOCRACY -- chapter 15 ATHENIAN FOREIGN POLICY IN THE FIRST PELOPONNESIAN WAR, 462/1-446/5 -- chapter 16 THE ATHENIAN EMPIRE: MEANS OF CONTROL AND BENEFITS -- chapter 17 THE CAUSES OF THE PELOPONNESIAN WAR -- chapter 18 PERICLES AND THE NATURE OF ATHENIAN POLITICS -- chapter 19 ATHENIAN AND SPARTAN STRATEGY IN THE ARCHIDAMIAN WAR, 431-421 -- chapter 20 ATHENS AND THE WEST, 458-413 -- chapter 21 PERSIAN INTERVENTION IN THE IONIAN WAR, 413-404 -- chapter 22 THE RISE AND FALL OF THE OLIGARCHIC MOVEMENT IN ATHENS, 411-410 -- chapter 23 SPARTAN FOREIGN POLICY, 404-387/6 -- chapter 24 THE 'HEGEMONY' OF THEBES, 371-362 -- chapter 25 THE RISE OF MACEDON (359-336): DIPLOMACY AND WARFARE UNDER PHILIP II -- chapter 26 ALEXANDER'S GENERALSHIP AT THE BATTLES OF THE RIVER GRANICUS (334), ISSUS (333), AND GAUGAMELA (331)
Control code
ocn252841697
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 542 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280539282
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252841697
Label
Aspects of Greek history, 750-323 BC : a source-based approach, Terry Buckley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 523-527) and index
Color
other
Contents
Chapter 1 THE MAIN LITERARY SOURCES -- chapter 2 THE CAUSES OF COLONIZATION IN ARCHAIC GREECE -- chapter 3 THE AGE OF GREEK TYRANNY, c. 650-510 -- chapter 4 THE 'LYCURGAN' REFORMS AND THE RISE OF SPARTA IN THE SEVENTH AND SIXTH CENTURIES -- chapter 5 THE REFORMS OF SOLON -- chapter 6 THE TYRANNY OF THE PEISISTRATIDS AT ATHENS -- chapter 7 THE REFORMS OF CLEISTHENES AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF ATHENIAN DEMOCRACY -- chapter 8 ATHENIAN POLITICS FROM CLEISTHENES TO THE OUTBREAK OF THE PERSIAN WAR -- chapter 9 THE PERSIAN WAR: GREEK STRATEGY AND THE LEADERSHIP OF SPARTA IN 480-479 -- chapter 10 ATHENS AND THE DELIAN LEAGUE, 478/7-446/5 -- chapter 11 ATHENIAN POLITICS, 478-462/1 -- chapter 12 SPARTAN FOREIGN POLICY AND PROBLEMS IN THE PELOPONNESE, 478-446/5 -- chapter 13 THE DEMOCRATIC REFORMS OF EPHIALTES AND PERICLES, 462/1-451/0 -- chapter 14 THE INSTITUTIONS OF ATHENIAN DEMOCRACY -- chapter 15 ATHENIAN FOREIGN POLICY IN THE FIRST PELOPONNESIAN WAR, 462/1-446/5 -- chapter 16 THE ATHENIAN EMPIRE: MEANS OF CONTROL AND BENEFITS -- chapter 17 THE CAUSES OF THE PELOPONNESIAN WAR -- chapter 18 PERICLES AND THE NATURE OF ATHENIAN POLITICS -- chapter 19 ATHENIAN AND SPARTAN STRATEGY IN THE ARCHIDAMIAN WAR, 431-421 -- chapter 20 ATHENS AND THE WEST, 458-413 -- chapter 21 PERSIAN INTERVENTION IN THE IONIAN WAR, 413-404 -- chapter 22 THE RISE AND FALL OF THE OLIGARCHIC MOVEMENT IN ATHENS, 411-410 -- chapter 23 SPARTAN FOREIGN POLICY, 404-387/6 -- chapter 24 THE 'HEGEMONY' OF THEBES, 371-362 -- chapter 25 THE RISE OF MACEDON (359-336): DIPLOMACY AND WARFARE UNDER PHILIP II -- chapter 26 ALEXANDER'S GENERALSHIP AT THE BATTLES OF THE RIVER GRANICUS (334), ISSUS (333), AND GAUGAMELA (331)
Control code
ocn252841697
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 542 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280539282
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252841697

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