Nicholas Doumanis's A History of Greece (Palgrave Essential Histories Series) PDF

By Nicholas Doumanis

Greek-speaking humans have occupied the Aegean quarter consistently because the Bronze Age, whereas Greek tradition has been a characteristic of the japanese Mediterranean relationship again to the Age of Alexander. yet what do Greeks this present day have in universal with Homer, Plato and Aristotle? What are the hyperlinks among the folk who equipped the Parthenon and people who at the moment preserve it? Drawing at the most modern study into old, medieval and sleek heritage, Nicholas Doumanis offers clean and not easy insights into Greek historical past because early antiquity. Taking a transnational technique, Doumanis argues that the resilience of Greek tradition has greatly to do with its continuous interplay with different cultures during the centuries.

Ideal for the undergraduate pupil, or someone prepared to determine extra approximately Greek historical past, A historical past of Greece offers a distinct and engaging account of the fortunes and lots of changes of Greek tradition and society, from the earliest instances to the current.

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