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By Mogens Herman Hansen, Thomas Heine Nielsen

ISBN-10: 0198140991

ISBN-13: 9780198140993

This is often the 1st lexicon of all identifiable Greek urban states of the Archaic and Classical sessions (c.650-325 BC). in this time, the japanese Mediterranean used to be ruled through Greeks who shared an identification according to language, faith, and traditions; despite the fact that, the Greek global used to be divided politically into a few 1,500 urban states, each one which includes an city heart with its speedy hinterland. This ebook comprises descriptions of 1,035 of those urban states, equipped area via sector.

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347) and Athens (no. 361) can be traced back to the late Geometric period (Morris (1991) 33), but we do not know when they became poleis in the political sense of the term. 2. The End of the Polis It is still a common view that the independent Greek polis flourished in the Archaic and Classical periods, but was crushed by the Makedonians and disappeared in C4s. e. on 2 August 338. e. the political community of citizens united in the running of their city’s institutions, continued to exist throughout the Hellenistic and Roman periods;37 and that is now, we think, the prevailing view.

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