Greek History | The Basics
Series: The Basics
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 198
Published: 28th May 2014
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 12.9 x 1.07
Weight (kg): 0.22
Edition Number: 1
Greek History: The Basics is a concise and compelling introduction to the study of Ancient Greece from the end of the Bronze Age to rule by Rome.
With a chapter on each crucial period of Greece's ancient history, the book covers the key topics, approaches and issues at the heart of Greek History, including:
- The invention of politics and the rise of democracy
- The central role played by the Greek city
- The insights from cultural, political, demographic and economic history
- The benefits and pitfalls of working with different types of sources.
Featuring maps, illustrations, a timeline and annotated guides to further reading, this book is an engaging and authoritative introduction for students of Ancient Greek History.