Ancient Greece from Homer to Alexander: The Evidence (Paperback)
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Short Description for Ancient Greece from Homer to Alexander Incorporating fresh, new translations of original Greek and Roman texts and drawing on a range of sources this sourcebook provides an inclusive and integrated view of Greek history, from Homer to Alexander the Great.
- Published: 03 May 2011
- Format: Paperback 688 pages
- ISBN 13: 9781405127769 ISBN 10: 1405127767
- Sales rank: 144,397
Full description for Ancient Greece from Homer to Alexander
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