The Greek World in the Fourth Century: From the Fall of the Athenian Empire to the Successors of Alexander
Lawrence A. Tritle
Routledge, Oct 16, 2013 - History - 316 pages
The contributors in this volume present a systematic survey of the struggles of Athens, Sparta and Thebes to dominate Greece in the fourth century - only to be overwhelmed by the newly emerging Macedonian kingdom of Philip II. Additionally, the situation of Greeks in Sicily, Italy and Asia is portrayed, showing the geographical and political diffusion of the Greeks in a broader historical context.
This book will provide the reader with a clearly drawn and vivid picture of the main events and leading personalities in this decisive period of Greek history.
2 ATHENS Cynthia Schwenk
3 SPARTA Charles D Hamilton
4 THEBES AND CENTRAL GREECE Mark Munn
5 THE EASTERN GREEK WORLD Stephen Ruzicka
6 THE GREEKS IN SICILY AND SOUTH ITALY Richard A Talbert
7 MACEDONIA AND THE NORTH 400336 Julia Heskel
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