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Studies in Land and Credit in Ancient Athens, 500-200 B.C.: The Horos ...

Moses I. Finley - History - 1952 - 332 pages
In this classic study of the social and economic aspects of landcredit relationships in ancient Athens, first published in 1952, Moses Finley presents a systematic account of ...
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Democracy Ancient and Modern

Moses I. Finley - Political Science - 1985 - 191 pages
This elegant and provocative book is perhaps more important now than when it was first published. The three essays that comprised the first edition developed a remarkable ...
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Studies in Roman Property: By the Cambridge University Research Seminar in ...

Moses I. Finley - History - 2007 - 224 pages
This book examines various aspects of Roman property.
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The World of Odysseus

Moses I. Finley - History - 1954 - 205 pages
The World of Odysseus is a concise and penetrating account of the society that gave birth to the Iliad and the Odyssey--a book that provides a vivid picture of the Greek Dark ...
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The Portable Greek Historians: The Essence of Herodotus, Thucydides ...

M. I. Finley - History - 1977 - 512 pages
Essential passages from the works of four "fathers of history"—Herodotus's History, Thucydides' History of the Peloponnesian War, Xenophon's Anabasis, and Polybius's Histories.
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