New PDF release: A History of Greece (Palgrave Essential Histories Series)

By Nicholas Doumanis

ISBN-10: 1403986134

ISBN-13: 9781403986139

ISBN-10: 1403986142

ISBN-13: 9781403986146

Greek-speaking humans have occupied the Aegean quarter regularly because the Bronze Age, whereas Greek tradition has been a characteristic of the jap Mediterranean courting again to the Age of Alexander. yet what do Greeks this present day have in universal with Homer, Plato and Aristotle? What are the hyperlinks among the folks who outfitted the Parthenon and those that at present preserve it? Drawing at the most recent examine into historical, medieval and glossy heritage, Nicholas Doumanis offers clean and difficult insights into Greek background considering early antiquity. Taking a transnational method, Doumanis argues that the resilience of Greek tradition has very much to do with its continuous interplay with different cultures in the course of the centuries.

Ideal for the undergraduate scholar, or someone willing to determine extra approximately Greek historical past, A historical past of Greece offers a distinct and engaging account of the fortunes and lots of variations of Greek tradition and society, from the earliest occasions to the current.

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