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Synopsis:

The Greeks were extraordinary not least because they evolved "a totally new conception of what human life was for". Elaborating on that claim, the author explores the life, culture and history of classical Greece.

Table of Contents

1 INTRODUCTION

2 THE FORMATION OF THE GREEK PEOPLE

3 THE COUNTRY

4 HOMER

5 THE POLIS

6 CLASSICAL GREECE: THE EARLY PERIOD

7 CLASSICAL GREECE: THE FIFTH CENTURY

8 THE GREEKS AT WAR

9 THE DECLINE OF THE POLIS

10 THE GREEK MIND

11 MYTH AND RELIGION

12 LIFE AND CHARACTER

INDEX

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140135213
Author:
Kitto, Humphrey
Author:
Kitto, H. D. F.
Author:
Kitto, Humphrey
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Subject:
History
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
Ancient - Greece
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Greeks
Subject:
General History
Subject:
World History-Ancient Near East
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
19500631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
7.77x5.06x.62 in. .41 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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