Who's Who in the Greek WorldeBook - 2000
From monarchs and poets to corrupt officials and traitors, this A-Z guide takes readers on a fascinating biographical tour of ancient Greece. Entries offer vivid portraits based on the latest research in the field and cover: -- Philosophers like Socrates and Plato-- Poets, including Sappho and Sophocles-- Monarchs and warriors from Alexander the Great to Epaminondas-- The memorably infamous, such as the traitor Ephalites and Alexander's corrupt treasurer Harpalus-- And many more. This accessible and enjoyable reference is an invaluable resource for students of literature and history, travelers, and anyone interested in Western Classical culture and heritage.
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2000.
Characteristics: x, 285 p. : maps ; 25 cm.