Aspects of Greek History 750-323Bc: A Source-Based Approach download free [PDF and Ebook] by Terry Buckley

Aspects of Greek History 750-323Bc: A Source-Based Approach download free [PDF and Ebook] by Terry Buckley year 2010
  • Book name: Aspects of Greek History 750-323Bc: A Source-Based Approach
  • Author: Terry Buckley
  • Release date: 2010/2/28
  • Publisher: TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780415549776
  • Rating: 7.57 of 10
  • Votes: 186
  • Review by: Briggs Mcdowell
  • Review rating: 7.76 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/6
  • Total pages: 552
  • Includes a PDF summary of 59 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Aspects of Greek History 750- 323 BC: A Source-Based Approach offers an indispensable introduction to the central period of Greek History for all students of classics, from pre-university to undergraduate level. 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.This new edition brings the book up-to-date with the latest scholarship and includes a more detailed study of Sparta, Delian League, and the Athenian Empire, expands the range of sources examined, and offers an extended discussion of the growth of Athenian Imperialism towards Samos, Mytilene and Melos.It includes:a critical discussion of the lives, works, usefulness and reliability of the main literary sources: Thucydides, Herodotus, Xenophon, Plutarch, Diodorus, and Aristotlenumerous quotations and references from these and other sources, including inscriptional and archaeological evidence, accompanied by a critical analysis of their worthmaps, a glossary of Greek terms, and a full chapter-based bibliography.Aspects of Greek History is an invaluable aid to note-taking, essay preparation and examination revision.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 37H52M24S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Classical History / Classical Civilisation, Ancient History: To C 500 CE, European History
  • Available formats: FB2, AZW3, MOBI, EPUB, WORD, TXT, PDF, DOC. Compressed in CBZ, ZIP, RAR, IMG, ACE
  • Download servers: Mediafire, Nextcloud, WeTransfer, 4Shared, Torrent, Microsoft OneDrive, Dropbox, FreakShare, Wuala, BitShare
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 47.51 USD
  • Dimensions: 159x235x28.45mm
  • Weight: 839g
  • Printed by: ROUTLEDGE
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

More books of 2010

More books of the genre or collection History and Archaeology

More books of the publisher TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD

More books in English