Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 November 2006

246 Pages

ISBN: 9780199208500

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An Introduction to the Ancient Greek City-State

Mogens Herman Hansen

  • An excellent introduction to the polis, or Greek city-state, presenting the latest research findings
  • Analyses the Greek polis as a city-state culture comparable with other city-states in world history
  • Moves the focus from Athens and Sparta to the thousand or so poleis so far identified