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Thucydides of Grote?

Richard Shilleto

Thucydides of Grote?

by Richard Shilleto

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Published by J. Deighton in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thucydides.,
  • Grote, George, -- 1794-1871.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Richard Shilleto.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination33p. ;
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19011118M

    NEVILLE MORLEY, Thucydides and the Idea of History. London - New York, I. B. Tauris , xxvii + pp. ISBN It is not hard to guess that understanding of Thucydides developed along with ideas of what history should look like. The book reviewed here is a detailed persuasive cor-. Legend Key Description Book Book number (Roman numeral) and page number of The Histories (Penguin edition) in which the person is first mentioned.: Name The name of the individual as given by Herodotus. State Individual cities were in effect city-states and so a city or a country is appropriate.

    Read "Thucydides and the Peloponnesian War" by George Cawkwell available from Rakuten Kobo. Understanding the history of Athens in the all important years . Thucydides used this opportunity to recreate the experience of listening to the greatest orator of his time, and at the same time to give his reader a sense of Pericles’ own ideas and of the ideals that inspired the Athenians; and, as always, he wanted his readers to think about those ideas and ideals, and to compare them to the reality of.

      Yes, certainly, Xenophon, Thucydides, Pericles and Alcibiades and anything to do with them. Below are some books that might be useful in giving the flavor of the times when Plato wrote; - i.e., after the Peloponnesian War, after Socrates death. 1. Plato's World: Man's Place in . Expand/Collapse Synopsis An extraordinary chronicle of Peloponnesian War by Thucydides, an Athenian general. This war was fought between Athens' and Spartan warriors. It is unanimously considered a classic by critics and historians alike and termed as the very first book in the genre of history.


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Thucydides or Grote?. [Richard. Shilleto] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Mark Twain once famously said there was but one solitary thing about the past worth remembering, and that was the fact that it is past and can't be restored. Well. "Thucydides or Grote?" Classical Disputes and Disputed Classics in Nineteenth-Century Cambridge Christopher Stray University of Wales, Swansea In the Oxford scholar Robert Scott-the Scott of "Liddell and Scott"-wrote as follows of the eminent German classicist Gottfried Hermann: This venerable man has long outlived the freaks which brought him.

Thucydides (c. B.C. – c. B.C.) (Greek Θουκυδίδης, Thoukydídēs) was a Greek historian and author of the History of the Peloponnesian War, which recounts the 5th century B.C. war between Sparta and Athens to the year B.C.

Thucydides has been dubbed the father of "scientific history" due to his strict standards of evidence-gathering and analysis in terms of cause and effect without refere/5.

Looking for books by Thucydides. See all books authored by Thucydides, including History of the Peloponnesian War, and The Landmark Thucydides: A Comprehensive Guide to the Peloponnesian War, and more on Grote however (vol.

53) considers that the massacre took place immediately after the capture of Sphacteria, which was in July or August of the previous year, and that there was an interval of several months before the government formed the idea of employing the Helots on foreign service, an interval ‘quite sufficient to give a full.

Notes on Thucydides, [Group, Books] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Notes on Thucydides. Try the new Google Books. eBook - FREE. Get this book in print. AbeBooks; On Demand Books; Amazon; Find in a library; All sellers» A Few Remarks on a Pamphlet by Mr. Shilleto, Entitled "Thucydides Or Grote?", Volume John Grote.

John Deighton, - 87 pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a. Thucydides (/ θj uː ˈ s ɪ d ɪ d iː z /; Ancient Greek: Θουκυδίδης Thoukūdídēs [tʰuːkyːdídɛːs]; c. – c. BC) was an Athenian historian and History of the Peloponnesian War recounts the fifth-century BC war between Sparta and Athens until the year BC.

Thucydides has been dubbed the father of "scientific history" by those who accept his claims to. Thucydides wrote his History of the Peloponnesian War in almost impossibly difficult Greek.

Maybe the contorted language has something to do with the novelty of his enterprise. He has published an historical and literary commentary on Thucydides in three volumes (Oxford University Press, ).

His latest sole-authored book is Thucydides and Pindar: Historical Narrative and the World of Epinikian Poetry (Oxford University Press, ). Richard Jenkyns. A History of Greece: From the Time of Solon to BC. by George Grote, edited by J.M.

Mitchell and M.O.B. Caspari. Routledge, pp., £60, September0 5. Read More. Show All. George Grote was one of the most remarkable minds of the early Victorian age.

But although he has never been forgotten, other Victorian intellectuals less wise than. Eight Books of the Peloponnesian Warre Written by Thucydides the sonne of Olorvs. Interpreted with Faith and Diligence Immediately out of the Greek By Thomas Hobbes Secretary to ye Late Earle of.

Kelly, Thomas, “ Thucydides and Spartan Strategy in the Archidamian War,” American Historical Review (February ), pp. 25–54 Ober, Josiah, “Thucydides, Pericles, and the Strategy of Defense,” in The Craft of the Ancient Historian: Essays in Honor of Chester G.

Starr, ed. by Eadie, John W. and Ober, Josiah (Lanham, MD. Thucydides does not speak of himself except as bearing on his history. At the beginning of his book he tells us that he had compiled materials from the first outbreak of the war (ἀρξάμενος εὐθὺς καθισταμένου); here he asserts his claims as being capable of seeing and appreciating facts throughout its course.

We cannot be certain about his age; but the statement is commonly accepted that he was. Midway through the nineteenth century, the English banker George Grote published a twelve-volume History of Greece in which he dared to depict the Athenian democracy in a positive light.

More than a hundred years after Grote broke with the anti-democratic tradition that had previously reigned supreme in the study of ancient democracy, the topic was still not getting the attention it deserved.

In the autumn of Mr. Grote undertook to write a short account of Aristotle’s striking recognition of the physical aspect of mental phenomena, to be appended to the third edition of the senior editor’s work, ‘The Senses and the Intellect;’ but, on following out the indications relative to that point, he was gradually led by his interest in the subject to elaborate a full abstract.

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He published a 'Commemoration Sermon' inand 'A Few Remarks on a Pamphlet by Mr. Shilleto, entitled "Thucydides or Grote?"' in. As "a companion to the military history of Thucydides," this learned and thoughtful treatise by a well-known Oxford tutor is assured of a hearty welcome.

For Dr. Henderson, in retelling the story of the most famous of all wars, gives the essence of many commentaries on Thucydides, with numerous maps and plans, and also cites recent parallels to.

Thucydides names the generals and gives the Athenian and allied contingents. He also recapitulates Melos' history of neutrality, which had resulted in Athens ravaging her land in the past (e.g.

by Nicias in — a rather desultory operation by a force intended for action elsewhere [iii –4 with Andrewes' comment at HCT iv n. 1]) and ultimately in a state of war. Thucydides. πολλάς πω Book II. Attica the plague 1 began for the first time to show itself among the Athenians.

It is said, indeed, to have broken out before in many places, both in Lemnos and elsewhere, though no pestilence of such extent nor any scourge so destructive of human lives is on record anywhere. Grote describes it as.Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion.

Librivox Free Audiobook. Pastoral Counseling PlayStation Poo Shelter From The Storm Hablamos de Lengua Heteronormative Career Center Full text of "Notes on Thucydides".The long life-and-death struggle between Athens and Sparta plunged the ancient Greek world into decades of war.

Thucydides was an Athenian and achieved the rank of general in the earlier stages of.