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Slaves, warfare and ideology in the Greek historians

Author: Peter Hunt
Publisher: Cambridge Cambridge University Press 2002
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The warring Greek city-states of the classical period often found it advantageous to use slaves in their armed forces and to encourage rebellion or desertion amongst the slaves of their enemies. This  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Hunt
ISBN: 0521893909 9780521893909
OCLC Number: 248925851
Notes: Literaturverz. S. 222 - 241
Originally published: 1998
Description: 260 Seiten 23 cm
Contents: 1. Background: warfare, slavery, and ideology; 2. Herodotus: the Persian Wars; 3. Herodotus: freedom or slavery; 4. Thucydides: Helots and Messenians; 5. Thucydides: manning the navies; 6. Thucydides: encouraging slave desertion; 7. Thucydides: the ideology of citizen unity; 8. Xenophon: ideal rulers, ideal slaves; 9. Xenophon: warfare and revolution; 10. Xenophon: the decline of hoplite ideology; 11. Conclusion: Volones, Mamluks, and Confederates.
Responsibility: Peter Hunt

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'... the best book on ancient Greek slavery ... and arguably one of the most important books in all ancient Greek history'. Slavery and Abolition "Hunt's important book challenges some of the most Read more...

 
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