Orations, Volume III: Orations 21-26: Against Meidias. Against Androtion. Against Aristocrates. Against Timocrates. Against Aristogeiton 1 and 2 (Loeb Classical Library)

Orations, Volume III: Orations 21-26: Against Meidias. Against Androtion. Against Aristocrates. Against Timocrates. Against Aristogeiton 1 and 2 (Loeb Classical Library)

by Demosthenes
     
 

Demosthenes (384–322 BCE), orator at Athens, was a pleader in law courts who later became also a champion of Athenian greatness and Greek resistance to Philip of Macedon. His steadfastness, pungent argument, and severe control of language gained him early reputation as the best of Greek orators, and his works provide vivid pictures of contemporary life.See more details below

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Demosthenes (384–322 BCE), orator at Athens, was a pleader in law courts who later became also a champion of Athenian greatness and Greek resistance to Philip of Macedon. His steadfastness, pungent argument, and severe control of language gained him early reputation as the best of Greek orators, and his works provide vivid pictures of contemporary life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674993303
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1935
Series:
Loeb Classical Library Series, #299
Edition description:
5th printing/1st pub.1935/index
Pages:
608
Sales rank:
1,036,973
Product dimensions:
4.56(w) x 6.68(h) x 1.15(d)

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