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The life of Greece : being a history of Greek civilization from the beginnings, and of civilization in the Near East from the death of Alexander, to the Roman conquest; with an introduction on the prehistoric culture of Crete / The story of civilization, part two.

Author: Will Durant
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1966, ©1939.
Series: Story of civilization., pt. 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Will Durant
ISBN: 0671418009 9780671418007
OCLC Number: 945381341
Description: xviii, 754 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Book I: Aegean Prelude [3500-1000 BC] --
Ch I: Crete --
Ch II: Before agamemnon --
Ch III: The heroic age --
Book Two: The rise of Greece [1000 --
480 BC] --
Ch IV: Sparta --
Ch V: Athens --
Ch VI: The great migration --
Ch VII: The greeks in the west --
Ch VIII: The gods of Greece --
Ch IX: The common culture of early Greece --
Ch X: The struggle for freedom --
Book Three: The golden age [480 --
399 BC] --
Ch XI: Pericles and the democratic experiment --
Ch XII: Work and wealth in Athens --
Ch XIII: The morals and manners of the athenians --
Ch XIV: The art of periclean Greece --
Ch XV: The advancement of learning --
Ch XVI: The conflict of philosophy and religion --
Ch XVII: The literature of the golden age --
Ch XVIII: The suicide of Greece --
Book Four --
The decline and fall of Greek freedom [399 --
322 BC] --
Ch XIX: Philip --
Ch XX: Letters and arts in the fourth century --
Ch XXI: The zenith of philosophy --
Ch XXII: Alexander --
Book Five --
The hellenistic dispersion [322 --
146 BC] --
Ch XXIII: Greece and Macedon --
Ch XXIV: Hellenism and the orient --
Ch XXV: Egypt and the west --
Ch XXVI: Books --
Ch XXVII: The art of the dispersion --
Ch XXVIII: The climax of greek science --
Ch XXIX: The surrender of philosophy --
Ch XXX: The coming of Rome.
Series Title: Story of civilization., pt. 2.
Responsibility: by Will Durant.

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