5 edition of Studies in the Greek historians found in the catalog.
Studies in the Greek historians
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited for the Dept. of Classics by Donald Kagan.|
|Series||Yale classical studies ;, v. 24|
|Contributions||Parry, Adam., Kagan, Donald.|
|LC Classifications||PA25 .Y3 vol. 24, DF211 .Y3 vol. 24|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 236 p.,  leaf of plates :|
|Number of Pages||236|
|LC Control Number||74012982|
This collection of essays is addressed to the growing number of philosophers, classicists, and intellectual historians who are interested in the development of Greek thought after Aristotle. In nine original studies, the authors explore the meaning and history of "eclecticism" in the context of ancient philosophy. The Greek and Roman historians. Tim Duff. Bristol Classical Press, Jul 1, From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. " and currently Reviews Editor of the "Journal of Helnd Vice" and currently Reviews Editor of the "Journal of Hellenic Studies." lenic Studies. Bibliographic information. Title: The Greek and Roman.
Anti-feminism in Shakespeare
Driver licensing revisions.
century of book selling
The Contemporary Australian composer and society
Local government in Britain
Mentoring for Missions
Adminstration for sport
compendium of current practices in Canada for the management of blood lead in excess of prescribed limits =
Towards a more meaningful language curriculum for a group of junior school children with learning difficulties.
Comparative market basket indexes
Ways with art
Studies in the Greek Historians (Yale Classical Studies) [Kagan, Donald] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The historians considered in this volume lived between the fifth century BC and the third century AD.
They came from areas as far apart as Syria and Sicily and they had in common the Greek language and the Greek tradition of historical : Donald Kagan.
The historians considered in this volume lived between the fifth century BC and the third century AD. They came from areas as far apart as Syria and Sicily and they had in common the Greek language and the Greek tradition of historical : Donald Kagan.
The national and the human theme. H erodotus has organized the vast material of his work in a way which allows him to accentuate two major themes. The long fight between Greeks and non-Greeks, including the question of war guilt.
This subject is so important to the historian that it overrides even a major structural principle of his, i.e. the chronological succession of Persian kings. Xenophon was a Greek historian, soldier, mercenary, and student of Socrates.
He was born in Athens c. and died in or around BC. Xenophon is known for writing about the history of his own times, the late 5th and early 4th centuries BC, especially for his account of the final years of the Peloponnesian Hellenica is considered to be the continuation of Thucydides’ History of the.
In contrast, the Greek historians of the fifth century wrote about contemporary or very recent events, where eye witnesses could be interviewed and facts checked. The Greek Historians follows the development of history from Herodotus, via Thucydides, Xenophon and Polybius, until the Hellenistic by: The historians considered in this volume lived between the fifth century BC and the third century AD.
They came from areas as far apart as Syria and Sicily and they had in common the Greek language and the Greek tradition of historical writing. They include authors who, though not strictly historians, shed important light on the tradition.5/5(1). Elton, G. Modern Historians on British History – A Critical Bibliography – (), annotated guide to history books on every major topic, plus book reviews and major scholarly articles.
online; Gilderhus, Mark T. History an Historiographical Introduction,ISBN The historians considered in this volume lived between the fifth century BC and the third century AD. They came from areas as far apart as Syria and Sicily and they had in common the Greek language and the Greek tradition of historical writing.
They include authors who, though not strictly historians, shed important light on the tradition. Some contributors consider the value of their subjects.
Studies in the Greek Historians by Donald Kagan starting at $ Studies in the Greek Historians has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. The historians considered in this volume lived between the fifth century BC and the third century AD.
They came from areas as far apart as Syria and Sicily and they had in. The historians considered in this volume lived between the fifth century BC and the third century AD. They came from areas as far apart as Syria and Sicily and they had in common the Greek language and the Greek tradition of historical writing.
They include authors who, though not strictly historians, shed important light on the tradition. The historians considered in this volume lived between the fifth century BC and the third century AD. They came from areas as far apart as Syria and Sicily and they had in common the Greek language and the Greek tradition of historical writing.
In this book, John Wickersham studies the concept of hegemony in the histories of Herodotus, Thucydides, Xenophon, and Ephorus. He shows the growth of hegemony as a major theme of the historians and an important concern of classical Greek s: 0.
Methodology, including the use or omission of evidence and speeches, is a key focus. Suggests that ancient historians, at least in their aims, were not as different from modern historians as often believed.
Walbank, Frank W. Selected Papers: Studies in Greek and Roman History and Historiography. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, Classics or classical studies is the study of classical antiquity, and in Western culture traditionally refers to the study of Classical Greek and Roman literature in their original languages of Ancient Greek and Latin, may also include Greco-Roman philosophy, history, and archaeology as secondary subjects.
Traditionally in the West, the study of the Greek and Roman classics. Studies in the Greek historians: in memory of Adam Parry Item Preview Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow.
Books for People with Print Disabilities. Trent University Library Donation. Internet Archive Books. Uploaded by stationcebu on July 4, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Donald Lateiner studies Greek historiography, ancient epic, and the ancient novels.
He is the author of The Historical Method of Herodotus and Sardonic Smile: Nonverbal Behaviors in Homeric Epic. He has introduced and annotated translations of Herodotus and Thucydides.
He teaches Greek, Latin, and folklore at Ohio Wesleyan University. A Book-by-Book Guide to Biblical. Hebrew Vocabulary. William R. Osborne., Russell L. Meek. William R. Osborne, Russell L. Meek. Hendrickson Publishers / / Trade Paperback. $ Save 40% Add To Wishlist.
Experiencing Israel: Walking with. Jesus in the Holy Land. Harvest House Publishers / /. Overview. The historical period of ancient Greece is unique in world history as the first period attested directly in proper historiography, while earlier ancient history or proto-history is known by much more circumstantial evidence, such as annals, chronicles, king lists, and pragmatic epigraphy.
Herodotus is widely known as the "father of history", his Histories being eponymous of the. Scholarly bookstore specializing in selling rare, scarce, out-of-print (OOP), scholarly and used books dealing with the Ancient Egyptian, Greek, Roman and Medieval World.
We also sell books on various subjects such as linguistics, philosophy, history and politics. How about Greek tragedy or Here is a collection of study guides on these and other topics in Ancient/Classical history.
For individual items, you may find biographies, bibliographies, specialized terms to know, timelines, other people who were important, occasionally, self-grading quizzes, and more.
Studies in the Greek historians: in memory of Adam Parry / edited for the Dept. of Classics by Donald Kagan. Format Book Published Cambridge [Eng.] ; New York: Cambridge University Press, Description xv, p.,  leaf of plates: 1 ill.
; 24 cm. Other. Ancient Greek literature refers to literature written in the Ancient Greek language from the earliest texts until the time of the Byzantine earliest surviving works of ancient Greek literature, dating back to the early Archaic period, are the two epic poems The Iliad and The Odyssey, set in the Mycenaean two epics, along with the Homeric Hymns and the two poems of Hesiod.
Start studying Mark Social Studies. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Which wars do we learn detailed information about because of the two Ancient Greek historians.
Peloponnesian war and Greek and Persians war He is the father of geometry and wrote a book explaining geometry that was used. Written in an accessible and captivating manner, with suggestions for further reading, this book serves as a lucid introduction to Greek historians and writing of history.
Reviews 'One of the great merits of L.'s book is that he covers in summary many of the major academic issue raised by the Greek Historians. Nevertheless, although the papers collected here have much more in common with each other than they have with the papers collected in Studies in Ancient Society, the changing interests of Greek and Roman historians are themselves visible in and usefully traced through this book.
As the importance afforded to different aspects of the past. The book is a detailed ( pages) comparative study of Greek and Indian religious and philosophical thought.
McEvilley argues that there was extensive contact between India and Greece in the pre-Socratic period* and that ancient Indian religious thought was the origin of the other-worldly philosophical themes (e.g., reincarnation and monism; separation of the soul from the body) seen, for /5.
The third of the great Greek historians, Xenophon, was more devoted to the purely storytelling aspects of history. The influence of Thucydides was early in the ascendant, and the two important Greek historians of the Roman period, Polybius and Dio Cassius, more or less modeled themselves on that master.
Historians. Readings in Greek historians illuminating key themes, periods, historiographical conventions, especially historiography's role as font of ancient moral and ethical exempla.
Authors might include Herodotus, Thucydides, Xenophon, Polybius, Diodorus Siculus, vel sim. Must have 2. Studies in the Greek Historians (Yale Classical Studies) (Vol) Kagan, Donald.
Published by Cambridge University Press () ISBN ISBN Condition: Fair. Volume This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study.
Pausanias was a Greek geographer of the 2nd century A.D. His book Description of Greece covers Athens/Attica, Corinth, Laconia, Messenia, Elis, Achaia, Arcadia, Boeotia, Phocis, and Ozolian Locris. He describes the physical space, art, and architecture as well as history and mythology.
Course Overview The Acellus Grade 6 Social Studies course focuses on World History and Geography from pre-civilization through the rise of the Roman Empire. It begins with Hominids and Homo Sapiens and their migration to the six continents, and continues with the Paleolithic and Neolithic ages.
Students learn about the Middle East, Egypt, Judaism, Mythology, and Early Greece. They analyze the. The ancient historians were not always objective or accurate, and their intentions for writing were very different from those of modern historians. This introductory guide helps to unravel some of the difficulties involved in dealing with ancient source material, placing the work of ancient historians in its political, social and historical context for the contemporary reader.
The chapters. Peter Hunt (M.A. CU BoulderPh.D. Stanford ), a classical Greek historian, studies warfare and society, slavery, historiography and oratory. His first book, Slaves, Warfare and Ideology in the Greek Historians (Cambridge ), discerns a conflict between the extent of slave and Helot participation in Greek warfare and the.
What did 'history' mean to the Greeks and the Romans. This volume traces the development of conceptions of history and its practice from Homer to the writers of the Roman Empire. It serves as an introduction to the great historians of the ancient world and contains sections on Herodotus, Thucydides, Xenophon, Polybius, Livy, Tacitus, Suetonius and others.
Each section is designed to be. His most recent book is Black Morocco: a History of Slavery, Race, and Islam (Cambridge University Press, ), which has won Honorable Mention for the L.
Carl Brown American Institute for Maghrib Studies Book Prize. Over the past decade, he has actively participated in a wide variety of positions ranging from committee work to the faculty senate. The Deuteronomistic History (DH) is a modern theoretical construct holding that behind the present forms of the books of Deuteronomy and Joshua, Judges, Samuel, and Kings (the Former Prophets in the Hebrew canon) there was a single literary work.
In the late 19th century, some scholars conceived of the DH as a loosely edited collection of works. Without such records, historians know little about the period from to B.C. New Advances in Greek Culture In time, Greek culture made advances again.
One reason for this is that the Greeks learned from other people, such as the Phoenicians (fih•NISHSH•uhnz). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science: Greek Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.
Free shipping for many products. As the name suggests, the Digital Fragmenta Historicorum Graecorum (DFHG) is an online edition of Karl Müller’s Fragmenta Historicorum Graecorum (–). Müller’s work was a five-volume collection of fragmentary Greek historians, to which were added (in Latin) overviews of each author (with embedded testimonia), translation of fragments, and, often, brief commentary.
Booktopia has Studies in the Greek Historians, Yale Classical Studies by Donald M. Kagan. Buy a discounted Paperback of Studies in the Greek Format: Paperback. 44 In his summary of Greek historians in the Orator () Cicero contrasts the early historians such as Acusilaus and Hellanicus with Thucydides and Herodotus,just as Dionysius does.
He then mentions later historians such as Philistus, Theopompus, Xenophon, Ephorus, Callisthenes, and Timaeus, a list that overlaps with the "later" historians.About This Course. Work through this 6th grade social studies course at any time to learn and review important world history topics.
From ancient Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece and Rome to the early.