The Greek tyrants / by A. Andrewes.

New York : Harper and Row, [1963] .

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Subjects Despotisme -- Grèce -- Histoire.
Dictateurs -- Grèce.
Dictators -- Greece -- History.
Greece -- History.
Grèce -- Histoire -- 7e et 6e siècles av. J.-C. (Tyrannies)
Griechenland (Altertum)
Series Harper torchbooks.
Description 164 pages : map ; 22 cm.
Copyright Date [1963]
Notes Originally published in 1956.
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Gives an account not only of the tyrants, but of early Greek history before the tyrants (7th and 8th century B.C). and goes to Greece's fall to Rome.
Contents 1. The Background of Tyranny --- 2. The Word Tyrant --- 3. The Military Factor: Pheidon of Argos --- 4. The Overthrow of an Aristocracy at Corinth --- 5. The Racial Factor: Cleisthenes and Others --- 6. The Spartan Alternative to Tyranny --- 7. The Economic Factor: Solon of Athens --- 8. Aristocratic Disorder at Mytilene --- 9. Peisistratus and the Consolidation of Attica --- 10. The Threat of Persian Conquest --- 11. Military Monarchy in Sicily --- 12. Epilogue.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Greece
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1039154
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Andrewes, Antony, 1910-1990.
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