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Author Cartledge, Paul.
Title After Thermopylae : the oath of Plataea and the end of the Graeco-Persian Wars / Paul Cartledge.
Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 1  938 C    IN LIBRARY
Description xxx, 203 pages : illustrations, 4 maps ; 22 cm.
Series Emblems of antiquity
Emblems of antiquity.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: arms and the men -- The Oath of Plataea: texts and contexts -- The Plataea Oath as a document of ancient Greek religion -- The Persian Wars: making history on oath with Herodotus -- The face of the Battle of Plataea -- The Greeks invent the Persian Wars: the mythology and commemoration of Plataea -- Conclusion: the legacy of Plataea.
Subject Plataea, Battle of, Plataiai, Greece, 479 B.C.
Greece -- History -- Persian Wars, 500-449 B.C.
Added Title Oath of Plataea and the end of the Graeco-Persian Wars
ISBN 9780199747320
0199747326