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Ancient Sparta, a re-examination of the evidence.

Kathleen Mary Tyrer (Chrimes) Atkinson

Ancient Sparta, a re-examination of the evidence.

by Kathleen Mary Tyrer (Chrimes) Atkinson

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Published by Manchester University Press in [Manchester, Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sparta (Extinct city)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPublications of the University of Manchester, no. 304. Historical series, no. 84
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDF261 S8 A85
    The Physical Object
    Pagination527p.
    Number of Pages527
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18328137M

    The book explores both the city-state of Sparta and the territory of Lakonia which it unified and exploited. Combining the more traditional written sources with archaeological and environmental perspectives, its coverage extends from the apogee of Mycenaean culture, to Sparta's crucial defeat at the battle of Mantinea in BC. Spartan Society: Interpreting the Evidence , A friend of the British writer portrays Orwell's personality and examines the influence of personal experience on Orwell's novels.

    CHADWICK,J. The Mycenaean world. Cambr. etc., CUP, (). XVIII, p., ills. Hardbound 25 cm (Including dustjacket) Book number: Euro The Ancient World, Vol. I: Empires and City-States of the Ancient Orient and Greece before B.C.; Vol. II: The World Empires: Alexander and the Romans after B.C.

      Atkinson, K., Ancient Sparta: A Re-Examination of the Evidence () Hunt, P., Slaves, Warfare, and Ideology in the Greek Historians () Cartledge, P., Sparta and Lakonia: a regional history, BC () Cartledge, P., Sparta and Lakonia & Hellenistic and Roman Sparta ().   Maria Papadopoulos points out in her contribution to “Sparta: A city-state of Philosophers: Lycurgus in Montaigne’s essais” (Sparta: Journal of Ancient Spartan and Greek History, Vol. 7, No. 1, July ), however, that this expression is a condensation of the longer command from Apollo to “know that you are not a God, know that you are.


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Ancient Sparta, a re-examination of the evidence by Kathleen Mary Tyrer (Chrimes) Atkinson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Title: Ancient Sparta: a re-examination of the evidence Publications of the University of Manchester: Historical series, University of Manchester Issue 84 of Publications. Historical series, University of Manchester Ancient Sparta: A Re-examination of the Evidence.

In the first major work to draw on the archaeological findings from excavation of the temple at Artemis Orthia, Kathleen Chrimes presents a study of Sparta in the Hellenistic and Roman periods based on epigraphical evidence, and uses this as a starting point for a re-examination of the evidence about early Sparta.

The first part of the book concentrates on the later period, and in the second. Get this from a library. Ancient Sparta: a re-examination of the evidence.

[Kathleen Mary Tyrer Chrimes Atkinson] -- In the first major work to draw on the archaeological findings from excavation of the temple at Artemis Orthia, Kathleen Chrimes presents a study of Sparta. Get this from a library.

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CHRIMES (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other Author: K.M.T. CHRIMES. Ancient Sparta: A Re-examination of the Evidence (Reprint Editions of Manchester University Press) [Chrimes, K.

T.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Ancient Sparta: A Re-examination of the Evidence (Reprint Editions of Manchester University Press)Cited by: Kathleen Mary Tyrer Atkinson (née Chrimes) studied Classics at St Hilda's College, Oxford University, graduating with first-class honours.

After her studies she travelled in Italy, spending time at the British School at Rome, and took part in excavations in Sparta, leading to her book 'Ancient Sparta: A Re-examination of the Evidence'; she Alma mater: St Hilda's College, Oxford University.

Ancient Historical Sources A number of works by ancient historians are readily available to us today in translation. For anyone with a serious interest in ancient history, these works are a "must." However, keep in mind that all these works were written during or after the Peloponnesian War, and all by outside observers of Sparta.

Modern Historical Sources: Modern understanding of Sparta has been altered and enriched by careful analysis of archaeological evidence and by trends, such as women's studies, that cast new light on this intriguing ancient society.

Below are the sources I found most enlightening and. Ancient Sparta by K.M.T. Chrimes,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(2). Sparta H. Michell: Sparta. X+ Cambridge: University Press, Cloth, 35s. Net. Hopper - - The Classical Review 4 (02) K. Chrimes: Ancient Sparta: a Re-examination of the Evidence.

Manchester University Press, XV, S., Io Taf. 45sh. A new book on Ancient Sparta, upwvards of five hundred pages in length, is bound to attract the attention of ancient historians.

They will be well advised to read the Introduction first, for in it the author explains. The Gymnasium of Virtue is the first book devoted exclusively to the study of education in ancient Sparta, covering the period from the sixth century B.C.

to the fourth century A.D. Nigel Kennell refutes the popular notion that classical Spartan education was a conservative amalgam of 'primitive' customs not found elsewhere in Greece. The Gymnasium of Virtue: education and culture in ancient sparta Ducat, J.

Spartan Education Chrimes, K.T. Ancient Sparta: a re-examination of the evidence Also, as Kirialax pointed out, you can look as Xenophon's Constitution, as well as Plutarch's Life of Lycurgas and Laconian Institutions by unknown (psuedo-Plutarch).

Ancient Sparta: a re-examination of the evidence / by K. Chrimes. Date: Editeur / Publisher: Manchester: Manchester University press, Type: Livre / Book Langue / Language: anglais / English Catalogue WorldcatWorldcat. Ducat’s book Les Hoplites There are few other references to neodamodeis in the ancient texts in comparison to those for helots Ancient Sparta, a re-examination of the evidence.

Greenwood Press, Lazenby, J.F. Spartan Army, The. Stackpole Books, : Jenni Irving. Buy Ancient Sparta: A Re-examination of the Evidence (Reprint editions of Manchester University Press) New edition by K.M.T. Chrimes (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Fatefully for us and our understanding of Sparta, they saw a "Spartan agoge" in practice, but it was not the same "agoge" that had operated in the Archaic and Classical periods.

At the very latest, that ancient agoge had ceased to exist by BC, but it had been in decline long before that. The BCE Sparta earthquake occurred along the Sparta fault in the year BCE destroying much of what was Sparta and many other City-states in Ancient ical sources suggest that the death toll may have been as high as 20, although modern scholars suggest that this Areas affected: Sparta, Greece.

ANCIENT SPARTA K. M. T. CHRIMES: Ancient Sparta, a Re-examination of the Evidence. Pp. xv+; 9 plates, i map. Manchester: University Press, I Cloth, 45s. net. THIS book attempts to explain Spartan institutions by working backwards from the fairly full evidence now available for certain aspects of Spartan life under the early Empire.The book argues that history is the interpretation of how change occurred over time, based on the evidence that survives, the way that evidence is used and how others have assessed that process of.

It is very difficult to find Primary sources on ancient Sparta, for the simple reason that the city wasn't focused on Letters and there were very few poets/writers (Alcman, Tyrtaeos). You can try to read "Ancient Sparta: A re-examination of the evidence" on.