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The legend of Dion

Author: L J Sanders
Publisher: Toronto [Ont.] : E. Kent, 2008
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This extraordinary study examines how the accounts of a historical figure, the so-called democrat and liberal Dion, have been distorted and reworked by ancient and modern writers alike.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sanders, Lionel Jehuda.
Legend of Dion.
Toronto : Dundurn, ©2008
Named Person: Dion; Dion
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: L J Sanders
ISBN: 9781459711327 1459711327
OCLC Number: 827363587
Description: 1 online resource (302 pages)
Contents: Chronological Table --
Introduction: The Legend of Dion --
Chapter 1. The Partisan Tradition 1: Philistus and Athanis --
Chapter 2: The Partisan Tradition 2: Timonides of Leucas --
Chapter 3: Mainland Greece's Perception of the Syracusan Revolution: The Testimonies of Ephorus and Theopompus --
Chapter 4: The Response of the Academy --
Chapter 5: Dion's Nachleben 1: The Hellenistic Age --
Chapter 6: Dion's Nachleben 2: The Roman Empire --
Chapter 7: Dion's Nachleben 3: Wissenschaft and The Classical Tradition --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Lionel Jehuda Sanders.
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This extraordinary study examines how the accounts of a historical figure, the so-called democrat and liberal Dion, have been distorted and reworked by ancient and modern writers alike.

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