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    A History of Greece (Cambridge Library Collection: Classics) (Paperback) By (author) Connop Thirlwall

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    DescriptionThis is the fourth of eight volumes on the history of Greece, first published in 1837. The volumes were aimed at two audiences: those people who wanted more than a superficial knowledge of the subject, but did not have the time or means to study the original sources, and those who had access to the ancient authors, but required a guide or interpreter. Topics in this volume include the final stages and the end of the Peloponnesian War, and the restoration of democracy at Athens. Later chapters look at the expedition of Cyrus the Younger, the renewal of hostilities between Sparta and Persia, and the Peace of Antalcidas. This book will be of interest to researchers and students of ancient history.


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    Title
    A History of Greece
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Connop Thirlwall
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 484
    Width: 140 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 27 mm
    Weight: 610 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781108012669
    ISBN 10: 1108012663
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25540
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAG
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN, CULT/GREECE
    Abridged Dewey: 938
    DC22: 938
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002000, HIS002010
    LC classification: DF
    BIC subject category V2: 1QDAG
    Thema V1.0: NHC
    Edition
    1
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Cambridge Library Collection
    Imprint name
    CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Publication date
    27 May 2010
    Publication City/Country
    Cambridge
    Table of contents
    27. From the close of the Sicilian expedition to the beginning of the rupture between the Spartans and Alcibiades; 28. From the beginning of the rupture between the Spartans and Alcibiades to the overthrow of the Four Hundred at Athens, and the restoration of Alcibiades; 29. From the overthrow of the Four Hundred to the Battle of Notium; 30. From the Battle of Notium to the end of the Peloponnesian War; 31. From the end of the Peloponnesian War to the reestablishment of democracy at Athens; 32. Retrospective survey of the internal condition of Athens during the Peloponnesian War, carried forward to the renewal of hostilities between Athens and Sparta; 33. The expedition of Cyrus the younger; 34. The return of the Greeks; 35. From the renewal of hostilities between Sparta and Persia to the death of Lysander; 36. From the death of Lysander to the Peace of Antalcidas; Appendix.