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Athens in the age of Pericles.

Charles Alexander Robinson

Athens in the age of Pericles.

by Charles Alexander Robinson

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesCenters of civilization series
The Physical Object
Pagination165p.
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21211361M

Get this from a library! The Acropolis in the age of Pericles. [Jeffrey M Hurwit; Adam D Newton] -- Focusing on the development of the acropolis of Athens in the 5th century B.C., Jeffrey Hurwit examines the building programme initiated by Pericles & the . The Acropolis in the Age of Pericles. Pp. xxvi + , ills, maps, cd-rom. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Chapter 3, ‘Pericles, Athens, and the Building Program’, situates Pericles’ role in the development of the Acropolis. Despite his use of Pericles’ name in the titles of the book and Chapter 3, H. is.

Description "The career of Pericles, the leading Athenian politician and general from c. to B.C., is a prism through which to view the ""Golden Age"" of Greece, a brief but remarkable era when Athens experienced a cultural flowering of extraordinary power and importance for Western culture.   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Pericles and the Golden Age of Athens by Evelyn Abbott at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Author: Evelyn Abbott.

  The plague of Athens took place between the years BC, at the outbreak of the Peloponnesian plague killed an estimated , people, among which was the Greek statesman is said to have caused the death of one in every three people in Athens, and it is widely believed to have contributed to the decline and fall of classical Greece. what has often been taken as the golden age of the ancient Greek world. "Periclean" Athens witnessed tumultuous political and military events, and achievements of the highest order in philosophy, drama, poetry, oratory, and architecture. Pericles of Athens is the first book in more.


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Athens in the Age of Pericles (Centers of Civilization Series) Paperback – Ma by Charles Alexander Robinson Jr. (Author) out of 5 Cited by: 2. Athens in the Age of Pericles (Centers of Civilization Series) (ISBN )3/5. University of Oklahoma Press, - History - pages 0 Reviews The challenge of Periclean Athens to the students of civilizations is unmistakable: the.

The Age of Pericles refers to part of the Classical Age of Greece, when the dominant polis—in terms of culture and politics—was Athens, Greece. Most of the cultural wonders that we associate with ancient Greece come from. Required Books. Hurwit, Jeffrey M.

The Acropolis in the Age of Pericles. Cambridge University Press, ISBN: Samons II, Loren J., ed. The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Pericles. Cambridge University Press, ISBN: [Preview with Google Books] For additional readings, please see the Readings section.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1. For, like Pericles' career, the Parthenon is not a testament to Athenian democracy, humanism, or liberalism, although some scholars still hold versions of this view. A temple to Athens's patron deity, Athena, the building was financed in part by money the Author: L.

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Available in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Athens in the Age of Pericles. Authors: Charles Alexander Robinson. Pericles lifted Athens into a golden age through his support of the arts, architecture, philosophy, and democracy building.

4 Minute Read By Kristin Baird Rattini The ancient Greek statesman. Pericles of Athens is the first book in decades to reassess the life and legacy of one of the greatest generals, orators, and statesmen of the classical world.

In this compelling critical biography, Vincent Azoulay takes a fresh look at both the classical and modern reception of Pericles, recognizing his achievements as well as his failings. Pericles and the Athenian Golden Age. The golden age of Athenian culture is usually dated from to B.C., the years of relative peace between the Persian and Peloponnesian wars.

After the. The Acropolis in the Age of Pericles. Cambridge University Press, ISBN: [S] = Samons II, Loren J., ed. Pericles and the Golden Age of Athens by Evelyn Abbott Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “Pericles and the Golden Age of Athens” as Want to Read:3/5(4).

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 5/5(1). The age of Pericles was also famous for poetry. Pindar was a famous lyric poet of that period.

After learning music and song from Thebes, he had come to Athens where he stayed and composed poems which made him famous in the world. Sofo was the first lady poet of the world who belonged to the age of Pericles.

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By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History Encyclopedia receives. Athens in the Age of Pericles by Charles Alexander Robinson,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.3/5(5).

The “Age of Pericles” was Athens’s Golden Age, and the city blossomed under his leadership. Pericles wanted Athens to be a model for the world. He made it a centerpiece of art, philosophy, and democracy. Pericles’ goal was to make Athens a city that Greeks could be proud of.

"Striking a balance between adulation and hypercriticism, the author depicts Pericles as a formidable strategos overseeing grandiose public works, including the Parthenon, Odeon, and Long Walls linking Athens to its port of Piraeus, while inwardly mastering the art of remaining silent and suffering 'outrageous assaults without striking back.' Reviews: 5.

The Athens of Pericles: The actual rise of Athenian democracy has just begun when Pericles aside ostracism by the main political rival, the conservative Cimon. After Cimon's ostracism, Pericles.Athens in the Age of Pericles. [Charles Alexander Robinson] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search.

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