A History of the Archaic Greek World
Ca. 1200-479 BCE
By (author) Jon Hall
History of the Archaic Greek World by Jon Hall
Book DescriptionA History of the Archaic Greek World offers a theme-based approach to the development of the Greek world in the years 1200-479 BCE.* A Thematic study of this crucial formative period of Greek history, from the same series as P.J. Rhodes' A History of the Classical Greek World.* Takes a critical and analytical look at evidence about the history of the archaic Greek World.* Involves the reader in the practice of history by questioning and reevaluating conventional beliefs.* Casts new light on traditional themes such as the rise of the city-state, citizen militias, and the origins of egalitarianism.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780631226673
(265mm x 188mm x 26mm)
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 24-Oct-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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History of the Archaic Greek World, Paperback (October 2006)
A History of the Archaic Greek World offers a theme-based approach to the development of the Greek world in the years 1200-479 BCE. * A Thematic study of this crucial formative period of Greek history, from the same series as P.J. Rhodes' A History of the Classical Greek World.
Hellenicity, Paperback (July 2005)» View all books by Jon Hall
Jonathan M. Hall explores questions of ethnic and national identity in the context of ancient Greece in Hellenicity, drawing on an exceptionally wide range of evidence to determine when, how, why, and to what extent the Greeks conceived themselves as a single people.
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Author Biography - Jon Hall
Jonathan M. Hall is Phyllis Fay Horton Professor in the Humanities, Professor and Chair of Classics and Professor in the Departments of History and the College at the University of Chicago. He has written numerous articles on the political, social, and cultural history of the early Greek world and is the author of Ethnic Identity in Greek Antiquity (1997) and Hellenicity: Between Ethnicity and Culture (2002).
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