war strategy changed significantly in the second half of the Peloponnesian War (413-404 BCE), but it nevertheless remained a maritime strategy.
Having produced epigraphical essays as groundwork for his edition of the inscriptions, and then English translations of them, Lambert here presents essays concerned mostly with the historical interpretation of the inscribed Athenian
laws and decrees.
The result was an invasion of Attica and the astonishing victory of Athenian
hoplites over the Persian army on the plains of Marathon in 490 BCE.
After an elementary introduction to Thucydides' unique historiography, Nichols offers five chapters following chronological order: Perikles and his idealized Athenians
; the juxtaposed treatment of Mytilene and Plataia, two dependent states; the Spartan commander Brasidas and war propaganda proclaiming the liberation of Hellenes; the disastrous Athenian
aggression against the Sicilians; and later oscillations of the Athenian
Alkibiades and Athenian
Prior to the acquisition, Byotrol was supplying Winch Pharma with all its hand sanitising products, which were repackaged under the Athenian
This was the central festival in an Athenian
calendar containing between 130 and 170 festival days.
From the Athenian
point of view, the day of the primary narrative is the day of Socrates' execution.
does this by persuading two adherents of the divine law, Kleinias and Megillus, that they already rely "on reason to understand and explain" the laws they obey.
Laispodias' case is an interesting one, in that although his family belonged to the Athenian
elite and had probably played and important enough role in public life to secure him a place on the board of generals, he himself denounced the established political order and mainstream politics to embark on an ambitious, and at the same time highly risky, enterprise.
They have endeavored to include legal speeches that are absent from other collections so that their text can be used in conjunction with other course books but have also selected pieces they feel are fundamental to the study of Athenian
Socrates was put to death after being convicted by an Athenian
court on a charge of impiety and "corrupting the youth," and this episode in the philosopher's life invites an explanation that takes in all the circumstances surrounding this most famous of ancient Greek trials--the attitudes of the jurors; the way of life in Athens, an early democracy; the man-made environment and its influence on public business.
paradeigma, for young Athenian
males that they were expected to imitate: "a culture of regular and normative performative [sic] interaction and theatrical self-assertion among associations of Greek men" (35).