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The Resource Pericles : a Sourcebook and Reader

Pericles : a Sourcebook and Reader

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Pericles : a Sourcebook and Reader
Title
Pericles
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a Sourcebook and Reader
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Language
eng
Summary
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? In Pericles: A Sourcebook and Reader, Stephen V. Tracy visits the fifth century B.C. to find out. Tracy compiles and translates the scattered, elusive primary sources relating to Pericles. He brings Athens's political atmosphere to life with archaeological evidence and the accounts of those close to Pericles, including
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Joan Palevsky imprint in classical literature
Pericles : a Sourcebook and Reader
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Pericles : a Sourcebook and Reader
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt1pp19x
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Passages Translated; List of Illustrations; Abbreviations and Primary Sources; Preface; Introduction; A Brief History of Athens in the Fifth Century; Chronology; The Life of Pericles; THE PRIMARY SOURCES; Pericles' Writings; The Archaeological Evidence; Inscriptions and Ostraca; Portrait Busts; The Building Program on the Acropolis; Thucydides' Portrait of Pericles I: Prelude to War; Thucydides' Portrait of Pericles II: The First Campaign and the Funeral Oration; Thucydides' Portrait of Pericles III: Plague, Last Speech, and Final Tribute
  • Aristophanes and Old Comedy: Caricature and Personal AttackHerodotus; Protagoras; Sophocles' Oedipus: In the Image of Pericles; Lysias, Xenophon, and Plato; Plutarch and the Biographical Tradition; Afterword: The Legend of Pericles; Appendix: The Dryden Translation of Plutarch's Life of Pericles; Recommended Reading; Glossary; A; B; C; D; E; G; H; I; L; M; N; O; P; S; T; X; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; L; M; N; O; P; Q; S; T; X
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1 online resource (248 pages).
Form of item
online
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9780520943629
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Media type code
c
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