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The Resource Demosthenes : statesman and orator, edited by Ian Worthington

Demosthenes : statesman and orator, edited by Ian Worthington

Label
Demosthenes : statesman and orator
Title
Demosthenes
Title remainder
statesman and orator
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ian Worthington
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Demosthenes is still quoted in speeches by modern politicians, and is often viewed as the supreme example of the patriot. This book examines why his speeches came to be regarded so highly and asks whether his reputation is justified
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 885/.01
  • B
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PA3952
LC item number
.D68 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Worthington, Ian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Demosthenes
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek
  • Athens (Greece)
  • Politics and literature
  • Statesmen
  • Orators
  • Oratory, Ancient
  • Demosthenes
  • Demosthenes
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Orators
  • Oratory, Ancient
  • Politics and government
  • Politics and literature
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek
  • Statesmen
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Politieke invloed
  • Retorica
Label
Demosthenes : statesman and orator, edited by Ian Worthington
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-285) 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
  • Mark Golden
  • Demosthenes as advocate : the private speeches
  • David C. Mirhady
  • Public speeches of Demosthenes
  • R.D. Milns
  • Philosophers, politics, academics : Demosthenes' rhetorical reputation in antiquity
  • Craig Cooper
  • Demosthenes in the underworld : a chapter in the Nachleben of a rhētōr
  • Phillip Harding
  • Demosthenes, then and now
  • Ian Worthington
  • Road to prominence / E. Badian -- Demosthenes and Philip II
  • T.T.B. Ryder -- Demosthenes' (in)activity during the reign of Alexander the Great
  • Ian Worthington
  • Demosthenes and Aeschines
  • John Buckler
  • Demosthenes and the social historian
Control code
50286223
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 289 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415204569
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50286223
Label
Demosthenes : statesman and orator, edited by Ian Worthington
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-285) 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
  • Mark Golden
  • Demosthenes as advocate : the private speeches
  • David C. Mirhady
  • Public speeches of Demosthenes
  • R.D. Milns
  • Philosophers, politics, academics : Demosthenes' rhetorical reputation in antiquity
  • Craig Cooper
  • Demosthenes in the underworld : a chapter in the Nachleben of a rhētōr
  • Phillip Harding
  • Demosthenes, then and now
  • Ian Worthington
  • Road to prominence / E. Badian -- Demosthenes and Philip II
  • T.T.B. Ryder -- Demosthenes' (in)activity during the reign of Alexander the Great
  • Ian Worthington
  • Demosthenes and Aeschines
  • John Buckler
  • Demosthenes and the social historian
Control code
50286223
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 289 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415204569
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)50286223

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