Ancient Greece from Homer to Alexander PDF ePub eBook

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Ancient Greece from Homer to Alexander free pdf With fresh, new translations and extensive introductions and annotations, this sourcebook provides an inclusive and integrated view of Greek history, from Homer to Alexander the Great. * New translations of original sources are contextualized by insightful introductions and annotations * Includes a range of literary, artistic and material evidence from the Homeric, Archaic and Classical Ages * Focuses on important developments as well as specific themes to create an integrated perspective on the period * Links the political and social history of the Greeks to their intellectual accomplishments * Includes an up-to-date bibliography of seminal scholarship * An accompanying website offers additional evidence and explanations, as well as links to useful online resources

About Joseph Roisman

Joseph Roisman is Professor of Classics at Colby College. Hehas authored and edited several books, among them Brill s Companion to Alexander the Great (2003) and The Rhetoricof Manhood: Masculinity in the Attic Orators (2005). J.C. Yardley is Emeritus Professor of Classics at theUniversity of Ottawa. He has published extensively on Greek andRoman history and sources. His books include Alexander theGreat: Historical Sources in Translation (ed. with WaldemarHeckel, Blackwell, 2004) and many translations of key texts, fromTacitus and Justin to Livy and Quintus Curtius Rufus.

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Author : Joseph Roisman
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 05 April 2011
ISBN : 1405127767
EAN : 9781405127769
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 688 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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