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The Resource Sparta, edited by Michael Whitby

Sparta, edited by Michael Whitby

Label
Sparta
Title
Sparta
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Whitby
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
This volume introduces the reader to every important aspect of the society of Sparta, the dominant power in southern Greece from the seventh century B.C. and the great rival of democratic Athens in the fifth and fourth centuries. Michael Whitby introduces and presents some of the most outstanding contributions to the history of Sparta. Together they cover they key aspects of Spartan history and society, and encourage readers to formulate their own approaches and judgements
Member of
Cataloging source
ESR
Dewey number
938.9
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Whitby, Michael
Series statement
Edinburgh readings on the ancient world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Citizenship
  • Sparta (Extinct city)
  • Sparta (Extinct city)
  • Sparta (Extinct city)
  • Sparta (Extinct city)
  • Greece
  • Citizenship
  • Economic history
  • International law
  • Manners and customs
  • Greece
  • Greece
Label
Sparta, edited by Michael Whitby
Instantiates
Publication
Note
One article translated from the French
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 260-267) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dining groups, marriage, homosexuality
  • Anton Powell
  • Social order and the conflict of values in classical Sparta
  • Stephen Hodkinson
  • Spartan wives : liberation or licence?
  • Paul Cartledge
  • Religion in public life
  • Robert Parker
  • Perioecic society
  • Graham Shipley
  • Credibility of early Spartan history
  • Helot threat
  • G.E.M. de Ste Croix
  • Obligations of Helots
  • Jean Ducat ; trans. Sam Coombes
  • Sparta's 'foreign policy' /
  • G.E.M. de Ste Croix
  • Origins and organisation of the Peloponnesian League
  • Paul Cartledge
  • Decline of Sparta
  • G.L. Cawkwell
  • Chester G. Starr
  • Government of classical Sparta
  • A. Andrewes
  • Trials at Sparta
  • G.E.M. de Ste Croix
  • Spartiate landownership and inheritance
  • Stephen Hodkinson
Control code
ocm48897815
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 275 pages
Isbn
9780415939560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)48897815
Label
Sparta, edited by Michael Whitby
Publication
Note
One article translated from the French
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 260-267) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dining groups, marriage, homosexuality
  • Anton Powell
  • Social order and the conflict of values in classical Sparta
  • Stephen Hodkinson
  • Spartan wives : liberation or licence?
  • Paul Cartledge
  • Religion in public life
  • Robert Parker
  • Perioecic society
  • Graham Shipley
  • Credibility of early Spartan history
  • Helot threat
  • G.E.M. de Ste Croix
  • Obligations of Helots
  • Jean Ducat ; trans. Sam Coombes
  • Sparta's 'foreign policy' /
  • G.E.M. de Ste Croix
  • Origins and organisation of the Peloponnesian League
  • Paul Cartledge
  • Decline of Sparta
  • G.L. Cawkwell
  • Chester G. Starr
  • Government of classical Sparta
  • A. Andrewes
  • Trials at Sparta
  • G.E.M. de Ste Croix
  • Spartiate landownership and inheritance
  • Stephen Hodkinson
Control code
ocm48897815
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 275 pages
Isbn
9780415939560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)48897815

Library Locations

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