Journals Higher Education



09 November 2012

442 Pages | 3 maps, 10 illus. and 5 tables

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199656943

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Feeding the Democracy

The Athenian Grain Supply in the Fifth and Fourth Centuries BC

Alfonso Moreno

  • A challenging re-interpretation of the functioning of the ancient Athenian economy
  • Brings in the widest possible evidence, including archaeology, aerial photography, and iconography
  • Presents decades of untranslated Russian scholarship on the northern Black Sea