Brill S Companion To Thucydides

Author: Antonis Tsakmakis
Editor: BRILL
ISBN: 904740484X
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With contributions by thirty leading international scholars, this volume offers an up-to-date and in-depth overview of all current approaches to Thucydides’ History.
Brill's Companion to Thucydides
Language: en
Pages: 968
Authors: Antonis Tsakmakis, Antonios Rengakos
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-10-13 - Publisher: BRILL

With contributions by thirty leading international scholars, this volume offers an up-to-date and in-depth overview of all current approaches to Thucydides’ History.
Brill's Companion to Herodotus
Language: en
Pages: 672
Authors: Egbert J. Bakker, Irene J.F. de Jong, Hans van Wees
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-05-31 - Publisher: BRILL

Herodotus’ outstanding achievements as a literary figure, intellectual, historian and ethnographer have in recent years come to be appreciated with much greater depth and subtlety. This Companion offers an up-to-date and in-depth overview of current approaches to Herodotus’ remarkable work.
Brill’s Companion to the Reception of Herodotus in Antiquity and Beyond
Language: en
Pages: 456
Authors: Egbert J. Bakker, Irene J.F. de Jong, Hans van Wees
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-08 - Publisher: BRILL

Brill's Companion to the Reception of Herodotus in Antiquity and Beyond examines the reception and cultural transmission of Herodotus' Histories, one of the most controversial and influential texts to have survived from Classical Antiquity, from ancient up to modern times.
Brill’s Companion to Military Defeat in Ancient Mediterranean Society
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Jessica H. Clark, Brian Turner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-16 - Publisher: BRILL

In Brill'Companion to Military Defeat in Ancient Mediterranean Society, Jessica H. Clark and Brian Turner compile original case studies that examine how Near Eastern, Greek, and Roman societies addressed – or failed to address – their military defeats and casualties of war.
Brill's Companion to the Reception of Athenian Democracy
Language: en
Pages: 556
Authors: Jessica H. Clark, Brian Turner
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-04 - Publisher: BRILL

Brill’s Companion to the Reception of Athenian Democracy delivers a fresh and wide-ranging analysis of the uses and reinterpretations of ancient Greek democracy from the late Middle Ages to the XXI century, offering a comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach to this important topic.