Ancient Greece from Homer to Alexander

Book Details

Author  Joseph Roisman
Publisher  Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date   April 25, 2011
ISBN  1405127767
Pages  688

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With fresh, new translations and extensive introductions andannotations, this sourcebook provides an inclusive and integratedview of Greek history, from Homer to Alexander the Great.

  • New translations of original sources are contextualized byinsightful introductions and annotations
  • Includes a range of literary, artistic and material evidencefrom the Homeric, Archaic and Classical Ages
  • Focuses on important developments as well as specific themes tocreate an integrated perspective on the period
  • Links the political and social history of the Greeks to theirintellectual accomplishments
  • Includes an up-to-date bibliography of seminal scholarship
  • An accompanying website offers additional evidence andexplanations, as well as links to useful online resources

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