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age of Pericles

a history of the politics and arts of Greece from the Persian to the Peloponnesian war

by William Watkiss Lloyd

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Published by Macmillan and Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek literature -- History and criticism,
  • Art, Greek,
  • Greece -- History -- Athenian supremacy, 479-431 B.C

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William Watkiss Lloyd.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDF227 .L7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23377980M
    LC Control Number04034999
    OCLC/WorldCa2789287

    The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Pericles - edited by Loren J. Samons II January Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Pericles. Edited by Loren J. Samons II; Online ISBN: Cited by: 5. The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Pericles - edited by Loren J. Samons II January Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites.

    The age of Pericles. [Don Nardo] -- A history of ancient Greece during the height of Athens' power. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search Book: All Authors / Contributors: Don Nardo. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Read the full-text online edition of The Age of Pericles: A History of the Politics and Arts of Greece from the Persian to the Peloponnesian War - Vol. 1 (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, The Age of Pericles: A History of the Politics.

    "Pericles (Greek:?????, Periklēs, "surrounded by glory"; c. ? BC) was the most prominent and influential Greek statesman, orator, and general of Athens during the Golden Age?specifically, the time between the Persian and Peloponnesian wars."--Wikipedia. Book Description: Pericles, Greece's greatest statesman and the leader of its Golden Age, created the Parthenon and championed democracy in Athens and beyond. Centuries of praise have endowed him with the powers of a demigod, but what did his friends, associates, and fellow citizens think of him?


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Understanding of the Age of Pericles requires some attention to the century that preceded it. Not long after the period of Solon’s reforms, Athens fell under the control of the tyrant Peisistratus and his sons (ca.

–/10). 34 Like many Greek tyrants, Peisistratus was simply an “unconstitutional” ruler, someone who had seized power Price: $ The career of Pericles, the leading Athenian politician and general from c. to B.C., is a prism through which to view the "Golden Age" of Greece, a brief but remarkable era when Athens experienced a cultural flowering of extraordinary power and importance for Western culture/5.

The Age of Pericles (in Athens) The Age of Pericles runs from the middle of the 5th century to either his death at the start of the Peloponnesian War or the end of the war, in Disclaimer: The book I read was titled Athens in the Age of Pericles, by Charles Robinson.

However, the book I read was only approximately pages in length. The above information indicates the book's length is pages. My review is based on the version I read which the author indicates in Cited by: 2. The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Pericles book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Mid-fifth-century Athens saw the deve /5. The career of Pericles, the leading Athenian politician and general from c. to B.C., is a prism through which to view the "Golden Age" of Greece, a brief but remarkable era when Athens experienced a cultural flowering of extraordinary power and importance for Western culture.4/5(1).

Athens in the Age of Pericles book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The challenge of Periclean Athens to the students of c 3/5.

The Athenian statesman Pericles both fostered and supported many of these developments. Although it is no longer fashionable to view Periclean Athens as a social or cultural paradigm, study of the history, society, art, and literature of mid-fifth-century Athens remains central to.

This book is an abridged and revised edition of the author's monumental The Athenian Acropolis. It focuses on the development of the Acropolis in the fifth century BC and the building program initiated by Pericles.

Jeffrey Hurwit explores the physical nature of the Acropolis itself, the character of the goddess Athena, and how the building Cited by: Read the full-text online edition of The Age of Pericles: A History of the Politics and Arts of Greece from the Persian to the Peloponnesian War - Vol.

2 (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, The Age of Pericles: A History of the Politics. Pericles and the Athenian Golden Age The golden age of Athenian culture is usually dated from to B.C., the years of relative peace between the Persian and Peloponnesian wars.

Athens in the Age of Pericles. Charles Alexander Robinson. University of Oklahoma Press, - History - pages. Above all, the book suggests to modern readers the supreme importance of decision in all of man's affairs, and the frightful consequences of wrong decision, once it is made. The period during which he led Athens, roughly from to BC, is sometimes known as the " Age of Pericles ", though the period thus denoted can include times Allegiance: Athens.

Pericles (also spelled Perikles) (c. – BC) was a prominent and influential statesman, orator, and general of Athens during the city's Golden Age— Home My Books4/5. : The Acropolis in the Age of Pericles Hardback with CD-ROM (): Hurwit, Jeffrey M.: Books5/5(3). Pericles and the Golden Age of Athens - Kindle edition by Abbott, Evelyn.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Pericles and the Golden Age of Athens/5(3).

Pericles (pĕr´Ĭklēz), c– BC, Athenian statesman. He was a member of the Alcmaeonidae family through his mother, a niece of Cleisthenes. He first came to prominence as an opponent of the Areopagus () and as one of the prosecutors of Cimon, whom he replaced in influence.

From then on he was the popular leader in Athens. Athens in the Age of Pericles (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. Athens in the Age of Pericles. Author. ROBINSON, CHARLES. Publisher. Univ. of Oklahoma. Publication Date. Buy This Book.

$ plus shipping. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History Encyclopedia receives. Although this book clearly comes from the "Great Man" of history school of thought, it is elegantly written and eminently readable.

While Kagan clearly admires Pericles, in the final chapters he criticizes the policies of Pericles (especially the Megarian Decree) that led to Reviews: Pericles has the rare distinction of giving his name to an entire period of history, embodying what has often been taken as the golden age of the ancient Greek world.

“Periclean” Athens witnessed tumultuous political and military events, and achievements of the highest order in philosophy, drama, poetry, oratory, and architecture. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Pericles and the Golden Age of Athens by Evelyn Abbott at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be : Blackmore Dennett. This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Excerpt from Pericles and the Golden Age of Athens I have also to thank Dr. Leaf and Mr. Clark for permission to use photographs out Of their series for the purpose Of illustration/5(3).The Age of Pericles (World History Series) (Book) Book Details.

ISBN. Title. The Age of Pericles (World History Series) Author. Nardo, Don. Publisher. Lucent Books. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping.

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