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The Resource Thucydides : the reinvention of history, Donald Kagan

Thucydides : the reinvention of history, Donald Kagan

Label
Thucydides : the reinvention of history
Title
Thucydides
Title remainder
the reinvention of history
Statement of responsibility
Donald Kagan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reassesses the life and contributions of the ancient revisionist historian to place him in the context of his time, citing the pivotal influence of his refusal to credit the gods or individuals with the societal events documented in "The Peloponnesian War."
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kagan, Donald
Dewey number
938/.05
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DF229.T6
LC item number
K28 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thucydides
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Greece
Label
Thucydides : the reinvention of history, Donald Kagan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-245) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thucydides the revisionist -- Causes of the war : Corcyra -- Causes of the war : from Corcyra to the Megarian Decree -- The strategy of Pericles -- Was Periclean Athens a democracy? -- Cleon's lucky victory at Pylos -- Thucydides and Cleon at Amphipolis -- The decision for a Sicilian expedition -- Who was responsible for the Sicilian disaster?
Control code
756585
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9780670021291
Lccn
2009008368
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670021291
  • (OCoLC)312729549
Label
Thucydides : the reinvention of history, Donald Kagan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-245) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Thucydides the revisionist -- Causes of the war : Corcyra -- Causes of the war : from Corcyra to the Megarian Decree -- The strategy of Pericles -- Was Periclean Athens a democracy? -- Cleon's lucky victory at Pylos -- Thucydides and Cleon at Amphipolis -- The decision for a Sicilian expedition -- Who was responsible for the Sicilian disaster?
Control code
756585
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9780670021291
Lccn
2009008368
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670021291
  • (OCoLC)312729549

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