New Classical Studies Book, February 2010
Aspects of Greek History 750–323BC: A Source-Based Approach, is now available in a second edition!
An essential text for every classical studies student, Aspects of Greek History 750- 323 BC is a chronological history of Ancient Greece from the period of colonization to the age of Alexander the Great. What sets this historical treatment apart from the rest is its emphasis on using and interpreting available primary and secondary sources. In so doing, the student learns both the history of of the central period of Ancient Greece and an invaluable approach to studying history.
The second edition expands the range of sources; analyzes primary literary sources including: Thucydides, Herodotus, Xenophon, Plutarch, Diodorus, and Aristotle; and contains maps, a glossary of Greek terms, and a bibliography.
Simultaneously, Aspects of Greek History 750- 323 BC is an illuminating treatment of Greek history and a lesson in historiography.
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...
Published February 9th 2010 by Routledge
Series: Peoples of the Ancient World
The Greeks has provided a concise yet wide-ranging introduction to the culture of ancient Greece since its first publication. In this expanded second edition the best-selling volume offers a lucid survey that: covers all the key elements of ancient Greek civilization from the age of Homer to the...
Published May 17th 2009 by Routledge
Greece in the Making 1200–479 BC is an accessible and comprehensive account of Greek history from the end of the Bronze Age to the Classical Period. The first edition of this book broke new ground by acknowledging that, barring a small number of archaic poems and inscriptions, the majority of our...
Published March 11th 2009 by Routledge