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

By Nicholas Doumanis

Greek-speaking humans have occupied the Aegean zone always because the Bronze Age, whereas Greek tradition has been a function of the jap Mediterranean courting again to the Age of Alexander. yet what do Greeks this day have in universal with Homer, Plato and Aristotle? What are the hyperlinks among the folks who outfitted the Parthenon and people who at present preserve it? Drawing at the most up-to-date learn into historic, medieval and sleek background, Nicholas Doumanis presents clean and difficult insights into Greek historical past considering the fact that early antiquity. Taking a transnational method, Doumanis argues that the resilience of Greek tradition has very much to do with its continuous interplay with different cultures through the centuries.

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

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