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1 Podlecki, Anthony J. PERIKLES AND HIS CIRCLE
Routledge 1998 0415067944 / 9780415067942 Hardcover Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket 
Pencil underlining and notes in text. ; 1.2 x 9.2 x 6.3 Inches; 264 pages; This book traces Pericles' development from a somewhat hesitant, though left-leaning politician, to a mature statesman fully committed to expanding Athens' maritime empire and using the material benefits of that empire to improve the ordinary lives of Athenian citizens. Anthony J. Podlecki depicts Pericles actions and interactions with a large and varied circle of friends, acquaintances, and political adversaries and demonstrates how his circle advised and influenced his development as a leader. 
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2 Podlecki, Anthony J. PERIKLES AND HIS CIRCLE
Routledge 1998 0415067944 / 9780415067942 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Very light bumping to top front corner. Small tiny tear to DJ at upper front corner else Fine. ; 1.2 x 9.2 x 6.3 Inches; 264 pages; This book traces Pericles' development from a somewhat hesitant, though left-leaning politician, to a mature statesman fully committed to expanding Athens' maritime empire and using the material benefits of that empire to improve the ordinary lives of Athenian citizens. Anthony J. Podlecki depicts Pericles actions and interactions with a large and varied circle of friends, acquaintances, and political adversaries and demonstrates how his circle advised and influenced his development as a leader. 
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3 Podlecki, Anthony J THE LIFE OF THEMISTOCLES A Critical Survey of the Literary and Archaeological Evidence
Mcgill-Queen's University Press 1975 0773501851 / 9780773501850 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Dustjacket is protected in mylar. One closed tear along front panel of dustjacket. Edgewear to head of DJ. Back panel has one small piece missing of DJ. ; 250 pages; Themistocles (ca. 525 BC-460 BC) was a leader in the Athenian democracy during the Persian War. Themistocles favored the expansion of the navy to meet the Persian threat and persuaded the Athenians to spend the surplus generated by their silver mines on building new ships - the Athenian navy grew from 70 to 200 ships. Despite the importance of this enigmatic figure in Greek history, our knowledge still largely comes from the ancient accounts of Herodotus, Thucydides, and Plutarch. Podlecki provides the first modern comprehensive assessment of Themistocles, based on literary and archaeological evidence. 
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4 Podlecki, Anthony J THE LIFE OF THEMISTOCLES A Critical Survey of the Literary and Archaeological Evidence
Mcgill-Queen's University Press 1975 0773501851 / 9780773501850 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Dustjacket is protected in mylar. One closed tear along front corner of dustjacket. Rubbing to DJ. Minor rubbing to boards. ; 250 pages; Themistocles (ca. 525 BC-460 BC) was a leader in the Athenian democracy during the Persian War. Themistocles favored the expansion of the navy to meet the Persian threat and persuaded the Athenians to spend the surplus generated by their silver mines on building new ships - the Athenian navy grew from 70 to 200 ships. Despite the importance of this enigmatic figure in Greek history, our knowledge still largely comes from the ancient accounts of Herodotus, Thucydides, and Plutarch. Podlecki provides the first modern comprehensive assessment of Themistocles, based on literary and archaeological evidence. 
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5 Podlecki, Anthony J. THE POLITICAL BACKGROUND OF AESCHYLEAN TRAGEDY
University of Michigan Press 1966 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
Very light shelfwear to book. Light tanning to pages. DJ is price-clipped. DJ has a few tears and chipping with light soiling ; The author examines the seven extant plays of Aeschylus against the political and military background of his time. As one who himself fought at the battle of Salamis, Aeschylus was profoundly concerned with military events (the messenger speech in Persians) and potitical changes (Eumenides). In this volume, Podlecki adopted a 'historicist' approach to tragedy, adding a new dimension to the understanding of Aeschylus' poetry. ; 188 pages 
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6 Podlecki, Anthony J. THE POLITICAL BACKGROUND OF AESCHYLEAN TRAGEDY
University of Michigan Press 1966 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Scholar's bookplate to inner cover (G. P. Goold). Foxing/dustsoiling to top of textblock. Minor shelfwear to DJ. ; The author examines the seven extant plays of Aeschylus against the political and military background of his time. As one who himself fought at the battle of Salamis, Aeschylus was profoundly concerned with military events (the messenger speech in Persians) and potitical changes (Eumenides). In this volume, Podlecki adopted a 'historicist' approach to tragedy, adding a new dimension to the understanding of Aeschylus' poetry. ; 188 pages 
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