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Disputes and Democracy: The Consequences of Litigation in Ancient Athens

Steven Johnstone - History - 2010 - 223 pages
Athenians performed democracy daily in their law courts. Without lawyers or judges, private citizens, acting as accusers and defendants, argued their own cases directly to ...
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Ancient Greece

Thomas R. Martin - History - 2013 - 256 pages
DIVIn this compact yet comprehensive history of ancient Greece, Thomas R. Martin brings alive Greek civilization from its Stone Age roots to the fourth century B.C. Focusing on ...
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Ancient Greece

Mike Paine - History - 2011 - 160 pages
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Kinship Myth in Ancient Greece

Lee E. Patterson - History - 2010
In ancient Greece, interstate relations, such as in the formation of alliances, calls for assistance, exchanges of citizenship, and territorial conquest, were often grounded in ...
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The Rise and Fall of Classical Greece

Josiah Ober - History - 2015 - 464 pages
Lord Byron described Greece as great, fallen, and immortal, a characterization more apt than he knew. Through most of its long history, Greece was poor. But in the classical ...
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Ethics in Thucydides: The Ancient Simplicity

Mary Frances Williams - History - 1998 - 344 pages
Ethics in Thucydides uses the historian's account of the resolution at Corcyra as the basis for determining a moral or ethical perspective in Thucydides'History. Various scenes ...
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Logos and Muthos: Philosophical Essays in Greek Literature

William Wians - History - 2010 - 289 pages
Explores the philosophical dimensions present in the works of ancient Greek poets and playwrights.
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Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea: Why the Greeks Matter

Thomas Cahill - History - 2010 - 352 pages
In Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea, his fourth volume to explore “the hinges of history,” Thomas Cahill escorts the reader on another entertaining—and historically unassailable ...
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Why Socrates Died: Dispelling the Myths

Robin Waterfield - History - 2010 - 280 pages
A revisionist account of the most famous trial and execution in Western civilization — one with great resonance for modern society In the spring of 399 BCE, the elderly ...
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The Portable Plato

Plato - Philosophy - 1977 - 704 pages
Writing in the fourth century B.C., in an Athens that had suffered a humiliating defeat in the Peloponnesian War, Plato formulated questions that have haunted the moral ...
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