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Author Name    Garnsey, P. D. A. & C. R. Whittaker (Eds. )

Title   IMPERIALISM IN THE ANCIENT WORLD The Cambridge University Research Seminar in Ancient History

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Near Fine in Good dust jacket

Edition   First Edition

Publisher    Cambridge University Press 1978

ISBN Number    0521218829 / 9780521218825

Seller ID   7245

Light shelfwear to book. Inscribed to Fergus Millar from Garnsey. DJ is tattered and browned to spine. DJ has some tears and chipping but intact. ; Cambridge Classical Studies; 0.98 x 8.5 x 5.43 Inches; 400 pages; The economics of imperialism, its political background and institutional frameworks, the material benefits it conferred, the ideologies of ruler and ruled - these are some of the more important aspects of imperialism discussed in this volume. In presenting the evidence for ancient imperialims and suggesting concepts and methods of interpretation these articles, which are the work of the Cambridge University Research Seminar in Ancient History, range from New Kingdom Egypt and Carthage, through the classical Greek world of Athens and Sparta, to Macedonia and Rome. This book will be particularly useful to ancient historians but should also interest historian of other periods as well as students of politics. Contents: Imperialism and Empire in New Kingdom Egypt; Carthaginian imperialism in the fifth and fourth centuries; Spartan imperialism; the Fifth-century Athenian empire: a balance sheet; Athens in the fourth century; Antigonids and the Greek States, 276-196 BC; Laus Imperii; Greeks and Romans; The Beneficial Ideology; Rome's African empire under the Principate; Jewish attitudes to the Roman Empire. Articles by : B J Kemp, C R Whittaker, A Andrewes, M I Finley, G T Griffith, J Briscoe, P A Brunt, M H Crawford, V Nutton, P D A Garnsey, N R M de Lange. ; Signed by Editor

Ancient Politics Political Science Social Sciences Imperialism

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