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Pericles of Athens, Vincent Azoulay ; translated by Janet Lloyd ; foreword by Paul Cartledge

Label
Pericles of Athens
Title
Pericles of Athens
Statement of responsibility
Vincent Azoulay ; translated by Janet Lloyd ; foreword by Paul Cartledge
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Pericles has had the rare distinction of giving his name to an entire period of history, embodying what has often been taken as the golden age of the ancient Greek world. This book reassess the life and legacy of one of the greatest generals, orators, and statesmen of the classical world
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Azoulay, Vincent
Dewey number
  • 938/.505092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the French
LC call number
DF228.P4
LC item number
A9613 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pericles
  • Pericles
  • Statesmen
  • Political science
  • Statesmen
  • Athens (Greece)
  • Greece
Label
Pericles of Athens, Vincent Azoulay ; translated by Janet Lloyd ; foreword by Paul Cartledge
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in France as Périclès: La démocratie athénienne à l'épreuve du grand homme, Armand Colin, 2010."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An ordinary young Athenian aristocrat? -- The bases of Periclean power : the strategos -- The bases of Periclean power : the orator -- Pericles and Athenian imperialism -- A Periclean economy? -- Pericles and his circle : family and friends -- Pericles and Eros : caught between civic unity and political subversion -- Pericles and the city gods -- After Pericles : the decline of Athens? -- The individual and democracy : the place of "the great man" -- Pericles in disgrace : a long spell in purgatory (15th-18th centuries) -- Pericles rediscovered : the fabrication of the periclean myth (18th-21st centuries)
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 291 pages
Isbn
9780691154596
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013026887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn858080278
  • (OCoLC)858080278
Label
Pericles of Athens, Vincent Azoulay ; translated by Janet Lloyd ; foreword by Paul Cartledge
Publication
Note
"Originally published in France as Périclès: La démocratie athénienne à l'épreuve du grand homme, Armand Colin, 2010."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An ordinary young Athenian aristocrat? -- The bases of Periclean power : the strategos -- The bases of Periclean power : the orator -- Pericles and Athenian imperialism -- A Periclean economy? -- Pericles and his circle : family and friends -- Pericles and Eros : caught between civic unity and political subversion -- Pericles and the city gods -- After Pericles : the decline of Athens? -- The individual and democracy : the place of "the great man" -- Pericles in disgrace : a long spell in purgatory (15th-18th centuries) -- Pericles rediscovered : the fabrication of the periclean myth (18th-21st centuries)
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 291 pages
Isbn
9780691154596
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013026887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn858080278
  • (OCoLC)858080278

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