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Hellenism : the History of a Civilization

Author: Arnold Toynbee
Publisher: New York ; London : Oxford University Press, 1959.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Surveys Hellenism from its earliest beginnings at the end of the second millennium B.C. until its decline in the seventh century of the Christian era. A provocative analysis of the Greek ideal.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Toynbee, Arnold Joseph, 1889-1975.
Hellenism.
New York, Oxford University Press, 1959
(OCoLC)567550082
Online version:
Toynbee, Arnold Joseph, 1889-1975.
Hellenism.
New York, Oxford University Press, 1959
(OCoLC)609119696
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnold Toynbee
OCLC Number: 401876
Description: xv, 272 pages : maps ; 21 cm
Contents: The Plot of the Play --
The Physical Environment of the Hellenic Way of Life --
Responses to the Challenges of Anarchy and Stringency --
The Emancipation of Individuals by City-States --
The Response to the Challenge of Phoenician and Etruscan Competition in the West --
The Response to the Challenge of Persian Aggression from the East --
The Failure of Sparta and Athens to Establish Political Concord --
Macedon's Receptin of Hellenism and Opening Up of the East --
The Emancipation of Individual from City-States --
The Failure of Monarchy and Federation to Establish Political Concord --
Rome's Reception of Hellenism and Overthrow of the Balance of Power --
The Age of Agony --
The Augustan Peace and the Decay of the Hellenic Culture --
The Eastern Religions' Reception of Hellenism and Dissemination in the Hellenic World --
Christianity's Victory Over the Worship of the Hellenic World-State --
Hellenism's Collapse.
Responsibility: Arnold J. Toynbee.

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Surveys Hellenism from its earliest beginnings at the end of the second millennium B.C. until its decline in the seventh century of the Christian era. A provocative analysis of the Greek ideal.

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