A history of Greece.

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The Oxford History of Greece and the Hellenisic World is a perfect primer for ancient Greek studies on history, literature, philosophy and art, but it is also a great read for the casual history and literature buff (which is the reason I read it!).

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Published in the book is a history of modern Greece written during the Junta by a lawyer and sociologist living in Paris. Widely acknowledged as the most authoritative Victorian study of ancient Greece, George Grote's twelve-volume work, begun inestablished the view of Greek history which still prevails in textbooks and popular accounts of the ancient world today.

Grote employs direct and clear language to take the reader from the earliest times of legendary Greece to the death of. The book ANCIENT GREECE, concise and illustrated history, brings the environment and events of the corresponding era to life using graphic novel form, including paragraphs of historical narrative.

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This book provides a concise, illustrated introduction to the history of modern Greece, from the first stirrings of the national movement in the late eighteenth century to the present day.

It is designed to provide a basic introduction for general and academic readers with little or no prior knowledge of the subject/5. Ancient Greece, the birthplace of democracy, was the source of some of the greatest literature, architecture, science and philosophy in Western civilization, and home to stunning historical sites.

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The Greeks are the first ancient society with which modern society feels an immediate affinity. We can identify with Greek art, Greek politics, Greek curiosity, and the Greek sense of history. The polis, roughly translated as the city-state, was the prevailing social and political unit of ancient Greece.

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In this guidebook you will find the history of the most extraordinary monuments of Athens, Corinth, Mycenae, Olympia, Crete and many. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grote, George, History of Greece.

London: John Murray, (OCoLC) There are several good histories of Greek literature of various shapes and sizes, but the purpose of this book is not simply to consider the literature of ancient Greece as an isolated subject, treating each of the literary modes--epic, lyric, drama, history, philosophy, and rhetoric--in terms of its own evolution.

Instead, Robert Flacelière provides a Greek history that deals with all the. Condition: Very Good. Bury, J.B. A History of Greece, to the Death of Alexander the Great.

New York: Modern Library, circa pp. Indexed. Illustrated. 8vo. Scarlet cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Book condition: Very good with gently bumped and rubbed closed tear in backstrip at head and light soiling on rear cover. I'd recommend Thomas R. Martin's Ancient Greece: From Prehistoric to Hellenistic Times ().However, Greece’s influence by way of its culture, language, religion, and philosophy endured long after the political empire ceased.

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