Greek History: The Basics - The Basics (Paperback)Robin Osborne (author)
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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.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 188
Weight: 204 g
Dimensions: 197 x 133 x 13 mm