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The Resource Brill's companion to Thucydides, edited by Antonios Rengakos and Antonis Tsakmakis, (electronic book)

Brill's companion to Thucydides, edited by Antonios Rengakos and Antonis Tsakmakis, (electronic book)

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Brill's companion to Thucydides
Title
Brill's companion to Thucydides
Statement of responsibility
edited by Antonios Rengakos and Antonis Tsakmakis
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume on Thucydides, the most important historian of the ancient world, comprises articles by thirty leading international scholars. The contributions cover a wide range of issues, including Thucydides' life, intellectual milieu and predecessors, Thucydides and the act of writing, his rhetoric, historical method and narrative techniques, narrative unity in the History, the speeches, Thucydides' reliability as a historian, and his legacy through the centuries. Other topics dealt with include warfare, religion, individuals, democracy and oligarchy, the invention of political science, Thucydides and Athens, Sparta, Macedonia/Thrace, Sicily/South Italy, Persia, and the Argives. The volume aims to provide a survey of current trends in Thucydidean studies which will be of interest to all students of ancient history
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
938.05
Index
index present
LC call number
DF229.T6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Rengakos, Antonios
  • Tsakmakis, Antonis
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  • Greece
  • Thucydides
  • Thucydide
Label
Brill's companion to Thucydides, edited by Antonios Rengakos and Antonis Tsakmakis, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [839]-882) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
DAW11252872
Extent
1 onlne resource (xix, 947 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9789047404842
Issn
1872-3357
Lccn
2006049068
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Brill's companion to Thucydides, edited by Antonios Rengakos and Antonis Tsakmakis, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [839]-882) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
DAW11252872
Extent
1 onlne resource (xix, 947 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9789047404842
Issn
1872-3357
Lccn
2006049068
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote

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