The Greeks

» H. D. F. Kitto

Penguin
Paperback : 28 Feb 1991

£9.99

Synopsis

The Greeks were extraordinary not least because they evolved 'a totally new conception of what human life was for'. Elaborating on that claim, H. D. F. Kitto explores the life, culture and history of classical Greece.

Table of contents

1 INTRODUCTION
2 THE FORMATION OF THE GREEK PEOPLE
3 THE COUNTRY
4 HOMER
5 THE POLIS
6 CLASSICAL GREECE: THE EARLY PERIOD
7 CLASSICAL GREECE: THE FIFTH CENTURY
8 THE GREEKS AT WAR
9 THE DECLINE OF THE POLIS
10 THE GREEK MIND
11 MYTH AND RELIGION
12 LIFE AND CHARACTER

INDEX

Product details

Format : Paperback
ISBN: 9780140135213
Size : 129 x 198mm
Pages : 256
Published : 28 Feb 1991
Publisher : Penguin

Other formats for The Greeks:
» ePub eBook: eBook : £7.00

The Greeks

» H. D. F. Kitto

£9.99


Related email updates

To keep up-to-date, input your email address, and we will contact you on publication or when the author releases another book.

Please alert me via email when:

The author releases another book

Delivery

Shipped within 24hrs.
FREE UK Delivery*

Thank you for signing up.

You will hear from us shortly.
See more, hear more, read more at Penguin.co.uk