An Inventory of Archaic and Classical Poleis

An Inventory of Archaic and Classical Poleis

by Mogens Herman Hansen, Thomas Heine Nielsen
     
 

This is the first lexicon of all identifiable Greek city states of the Archaic and Classical periods (c.650-325 BC). During this time, the eastern Mediterranean was dominated by Greeks who shared an identity based on language, religion, and traditions; however, the Greek world was divided politically into some 1,500 city states, each consisting of an urban center with… See more details below

Overview

This is the first lexicon of all identifiable Greek city states of the Archaic and Classical periods (c.650-325 BC). During this time, the eastern Mediterranean was dominated by Greeks who shared an identity based on language, religion, and traditions; however, the Greek world was divided politically into some 1,500 city states, each consisting of an urban center with its immediate hinterland. This book contains descriptions of 1,035 of these city states, organized region by region.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198140993
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Pages:
1414
Product dimensions:
9.80(w) x 7.70(h) x 2.50(d)

Table of Contents


1. Introduction

2. Inventory of Poleis

3. Indices

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