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Published: 10 September 2019

360 Pages | 3


ISBN: 9780190673543

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States of Memory

The Polis, Panhellenism, and the Persian War

David C. Yates

  • Inclusive examination of the commemoration of the entire conflict with Persia (not just one or two battles)
  • Close attention to archaeological and epigraphical evidence
  • Coherent model to explain the evolution of the Persian-War tradition throughout the classical period and beyond
  • Focus on the most active period of commemoration, the classical
  • Deep engagement with memory theory