Greece in the making, 1200-479 BC [electronic resource] / Robin Osborne.

Greece in the Making 1200?479 BC is an accessible and comprehensive account of Greek history from the end of the Bronze Age to the Classical Period. The first edition of this book broke new ground by acknowledging that, barring a small number of archaic poems and inscriptions, the majority of our li...

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Online Access: Full Text (via Taylor & Francis)
Main Author: Osborne, Robin, 1957-
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Published: London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
Edition:2nd ed.
Series:Routledge history of the ancient world.
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Table of Contents:
  • The traditions of history
  • Setting the stage
  • The problem of beginnings
  • Forming communities : the eighth century BC
  • The world of Hesiod and Homer
  • Reforming communities : the seventh century
  • The Greek world in 600 BC
  • Inter-relating cities : the short sixth century (600-520 BC)
  • The transformation of archaic Greece 520-479 BC.