|Publication Date||May 30, 2012|
George Grote (17 November 1794 – 18 June 1871) English historian. He is now best known for his major work, the voluminous History of Greece
In this Fourth Volume Grote lead us to the times inmediately before one of the Battles for the eternity, the Battle of Marathon. He paint for us with his characteristics versality the world of Greeks and the Persians, the career of Cyrus the Great, the consequent History of Cambyses and the coming to power of Darius I. The Invasion of Greecer follows. To finally introduces in the real of the World of the first Philosophers. If book were kind of exotic fruits, I will compare this Fourth Volume of the Twelfe of Grote's History of Greece, with a Goa's Papaya. Enjoy
XXV. ILLYRIANS, MACEDONIANS, PAEONIANS.
XXVI. THRACIANS AND GREEK COLONIES IN THRACE
XXVII. CYRENE. BARKA. HESPERIDES.
XXVIII. PAN-HELLENIC FESTIVALS OLYMPIC, PYTHIAN, NEMEAN, AND ISTHMIAN.
XXIX. LYRIC POETRY. THE SEVEN WISE MEN.
XXX. GRECIAN AFFAIRS DURING THE GOVERNMENT OF PEISISTRATUS AND HIS SONS AT ATHENS.
XXXI. GRECIAN AFFAIRS AFTER THE EXPULSION OF THE PEISISTRATIDS. REVOLUTION OF KLEISTHENES AND ESTABLISHMENT OF DEMOCRACY AT ATHENS.
XXXII. RISE OF THE PERSIAN EMPIRE. CYRUS.
XXXIII. GROWTH OF THE PERSIAN EMPIRE.
XXXIV. DEMOKEDES. DARIUS INVADES SCYTHIA.
XXXV. IONIC REVOLT.
XXXVI. FROM THE IONIC REVOLT TO THE BATTLE OF MARATHON.
XXXVII. IONIC PHILOSOPHERS. PYTHAGORAS. KROTON AND SYBARIS.