Hellenistic and Roman Sparta [NOOK Book]

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This original and compelling account of later Spartan history challenges the conventional misperception of Spartan 'decline' after the loss of her status as a great power on the battlefield in 371 BC.
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Hellenistic and Roman Sparta

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Overview

This original and compelling account of later Spartan history challenges the conventional misperception of Spartan 'decline' after the loss of her status as a great power on the battlefield in 371 BC.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780203482186
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Inc.
  • Publication date: 11/22/2001
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 2
  • File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

Preface
Maps
Pt. I Hellenistic Sparta
1 In the shadow of empire: Mantinea to Chaeronea 3
2 Resistance to Macedon: the revolt of Agis III 16
3 The new Hellenism of Areus I 28
4 Reform - or revolution? Agis IV and Cleomenes III 38
5 Sparta between Achaea and Rome: the rule of Nabis 59
6 Sparta from Achaea to Rome (188-146 B.C.) 80
Pt. II Roman Sparta
7 Sparta between sympolity and municipality 93
8 Sparta in the Greek renaissance 105
9 Pagans and Christians: Sparta in late antiquity 120
10 The Roman city and its territory 127
11 Local government I: machinery and functions 143
12 Local government II: the social and economic base 160
13 High culture and agonistic festivals 176
14 The image of tradition 190
15 Epilogue: Sparta from late antiquity to the Middle Ages 213
App. I The monuments of Roman Sparta 216
App. II Catalogues of magistrates 226
App. III Hereditary tendencies in the Curial Class 230
App. IV Foreign agonistai at Sparta 232
Notes 234
Bibliographical appendix 268
Bibliographicals addenda to the second edition 272
Bibliography 276
Abbreviations 298
General index 299
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