Pericles of Athens and the Birth of Democracy

Donald Kagan, Author, Donald Kagen, Author Touchstone Books $12 (304p) ISBN 978-0-671-74926-2
Democracy past and present is explored in this biography of Pericles, who governed Athens during the fifth century B.C., associated with such philosophers and artisans as Sophocles, Aeschylus and Phidias, and commissioned the Parthenon. Illustrated. (Dec.)
Reviewed on: 12/02/1991
Release date: 12/01/1991
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Hardcover - 287 pages - 978-0-02-916825-7
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