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  1. Classical Sparta (Routledge Revivals)

    Techniques Behind Her Success

    By Anton Powell

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    This collection, first published in 1989, investigates aspects of the Spartan polity which have often been overlooked or underestimated. Viewed at least until the Renaissance as the epitome of classical virtues, Sparta has in the last two centuries suffered a rapid decline in reputation among...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Shadow of Sparta

    Edited by Stephen Hodkinson, Anton Powell

    In the past twenty years the study of Sparta has come of age. Images prevalent earlier in the 20th century, of Spartans as hearty good fellows or scarlet-cloaked automata, have been superseded by more complex scholarly reactions. As interest has grown in the self-images projected by this most...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Euripides, Women and Sexuality

    Edited by Anton Powell

    Euripides' interest in the psychology and social position of women is well known. Of the great Greek playwrights, he most directly reflects contemporary philosophical and social debates, and his work is of great value as a source for social history.The important new studies in this volume explore...

    Published February 10th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Athens and Sparta

    Constructing Greek Political and Social History from 478 BC, 2nd Edition

    By Anton Powell

    Athens and Sparta has established itself as a handbook to the main topics of Greek history in the classical period. It deals not only with the established areas of political history, but also with some of the most important aspects of Greek social history and historical methods to the main topics...

    Published August 30th 2001 by Routledge

  5. The Greek World

    Edited by Anton Powell

    Series: Routledge Worlds

    Studying from the Mycenean to the late Hellenistic period, this work includes new articles by twenty-seven specialists of ancient Greece, and presents an examination of the Greek cultures of mainland Greece, Asia Minor, Egypt and Italy. With the chapters sharing the theme of social history, this...

    Published September 4th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Athens and Sparta

    Constructing Greek Political and Social History from 478 BC

    By Anton Powell

    Athens and Sparta has established itself as a handbook to the main topics of Greek history in the classical period. It deals not only with the established areas of political history, but also with some of the most important aspects of Greek social history and historical methods to the main topics...

    Published May 26th 1988 by Routledge

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