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Aeschines and Athenian politics, Edward M. Harris

Label
Aeschines and Athenian politics
Title
Aeschines and Athenian politics
Statement of responsibility
Edward M. Harris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
* The first full-length study of the Athenian politician Aeschines Though often overshadowed by his famous rival Demosthenes, Aeschines plays a major role in the decisive events that marked the rise of Macedonian power in Greece and thus marked the transition from the Classical to the Hellenistic period
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, Edward Monroe
Dewey number
938/.07
Index
index present
LC call number
DF233.2
LC item number
.H37 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philip
  • Aeschines
  • Demosthenes
  • Democracy
  • Greece
  • Athens (Greece)
  • Aeschines
  • Demosthenes
  • Philip
  • Philippe
  • Eschine
  • Démosthène
  • Macedonian Expansion (Greece : 359-323 B.C.)
  • HISTORY
  • Democracy
  • Politics and government
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Politieke situatie
  • Démocratie
  • Macédoine
  • Athènes (Grèce)
  • Grèce
Label
Aeschines and Athenian politics, Edward M. Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-224) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Whom to Believe? -- 2. Family, Early Career, and Start in Politics. Family Background. Early Career. Aeschines' Entry into Politics -- 3. Getting to Know Philip. Athens and Macedon to 348. The Decision to Begin Negotiations with Philip. The First Embassy -- 4. Peace at Last. The First Embassy Returns to Athens. The Meetings of the Assembly on Elaphebolion 18, 19, and 25 -- 5. The End of the Third Sacred War. The Second Embassy. The Meeting of the Council after the Return of the Second Embassy and the Meeting of the Assembly on Skirophorion 16. The Surrender of Phocis. The Prosecution of Timarchus -- 6. Entre Deux Guerres -- 7. Decline and Exit. From the Siege of Byzantium to the Defeat at Chaeronea. Waiting for the Final Performance -- 8. Conclusion -- App. 1: Was Aeschines Ever an Associate of Aristophon? -- App. 2: The Chronology of the Olynthus Campaigns and Philip's Peace Offers -- App. 3: Athenian Embassies to the Greeks Between 348 and 346 -- App. 4. When did the Spondophoroi Report the Phocian Refusal? -- App. 5. The Thracian Fortresses -- App. 6. The Date of Philocrates' Speech in Favor of Peace with Philip -- App. 7. Aeschines and the Third Embassy -- App. 8. The Chronology of Events from 344 to 340 -- App. 9. The Legal Grounds for Aeschines' Objection to Antiphon's Arrest -- App. 10. Two Recent Views of Aeschines' Prosecution of Ctesiphon in 330 -- App. 11. Philip's Relationship with the Thessalians
Control code
191936919
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280443466
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191936919
Label
Aeschines and Athenian politics, Edward M. Harris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-224) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Whom to Believe? -- 2. Family, Early Career, and Start in Politics. Family Background. Early Career. Aeschines' Entry into Politics -- 3. Getting to Know Philip. Athens and Macedon to 348. The Decision to Begin Negotiations with Philip. The First Embassy -- 4. Peace at Last. The First Embassy Returns to Athens. The Meetings of the Assembly on Elaphebolion 18, 19, and 25 -- 5. The End of the Third Sacred War. The Second Embassy. The Meeting of the Council after the Return of the Second Embassy and the Meeting of the Assembly on Skirophorion 16. The Surrender of Phocis. The Prosecution of Timarchus -- 6. Entre Deux Guerres -- 7. Decline and Exit. From the Siege of Byzantium to the Defeat at Chaeronea. Waiting for the Final Performance -- 8. Conclusion -- App. 1: Was Aeschines Ever an Associate of Aristophon? -- App. 2: The Chronology of the Olynthus Campaigns and Philip's Peace Offers -- App. 3: Athenian Embassies to the Greeks Between 348 and 346 -- App. 4. When did the Spondophoroi Report the Phocian Refusal? -- App. 5. The Thracian Fortresses -- App. 6. The Date of Philocrates' Speech in Favor of Peace with Philip -- App. 7. Aeschines and the Third Embassy -- App. 8. The Chronology of Events from 344 to 340 -- App. 9. The Legal Grounds for Aeschines' Objection to Antiphon's Arrest -- App. 10. Two Recent Views of Aeschines' Prosecution of Ctesiphon in 330 -- App. 11. Philip's Relationship with the Thessalians
Control code
191936919
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280443466
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191936919

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