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Athenian Generals
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Debra Hamel
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-02-23 - Publisher: BRILL

This investigation into Athenian military authority considers both the role played by generals in the deliberative and final stages of Athens' military expeditions and the relationship which obtained between strategoi and their subordinates, colleagues, and the Athenian demos itself.
Athenian Democracy
Language: en
Pages: 358
Authors: Peter John Rhodes
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Athens' democracy developed during the sixth and fifth centuries and continued into the fourth; Athens' defeat by Macedon in 322 began a series of alternations between democracy and oligarchy. The democracy was inseparably bound up with the ideals of liberty and equality, the rule of law, and the direct government
The Battle of Arginusae
Language: en
Pages: 125
Authors: Debra Hamel
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-25 - Publisher: JHU Press

Aimed at classics students and general readers, the book provides an in-depth examination of the fraught relationship between Athens' military commanders and its vaunted sovereign democracy.
The Athenian Empire
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: George William Cox
Categories: Athens (Greece)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1888 - Publisher:

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Xenophon and the Athenian Democracy
Language: en
Authors: Matthew R. Christ
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-03 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book seeks to understand Xenophon as an elite Athenian writing largely for an elite Athenian audience in the first half of the fourth century BC. It argues that Xenophon calls on men of his own class to set aside their assumptions of superiority based on birth or wealth and