The Greek World, 479-323 BC
The Greek World 479–323 BC has been an indispensable guide to classical Greek history since its first publication. Simon Hornblower has comprehensively re-written and revised his original text, bringing it up-to-date for a new generation of readers.
The extensive changes include:
With valuable coverage of the broader Mediterranean world in which Greek culture flourished, as well as close examination of Athens, Sparta, and the other great city-states of Greece itself, this third edition of a classic work is a more essential read than ever before.
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The beginning of the Delian League
South Italy and Sicily
The Persian Empire especially Asia Minor
Macedon Thessaly and Boiotia
The runup to the war
The Corinthian War
The Kings Peace to Leuktra the Second
The Second Athenian Confederacy
Leuktra to Mantineia and the Revolt of the Satraps