Denna webbshop är stängd för köp.
Klicka här för mer information

On Sparta
  • Bandtyp: Storpocket
  • Språk: Engelska
  • Utgiven: 200505
  • Antal sidor: 304
  • Vikt i gram: 224
  • ISBN10:0140449434
  • ISBN13:9780140449433

On Sparta

(Storpocket)
Beskrivning:

Plutarch's vivid and engaging portraits of the Spartans and their customs are a major source of our knowledge about the rise and fall of this remarkable Greek city-state between the sixth and third centuries BC. Through his Lives of Sparta's leaders and his recording of memorable Spartan Sayings he depicts a people who lived frugally and mastered their emotions in all aspects of life, who also disposed of unhealthy babies in a deep chasm, introduced a gruelling regime of military training for boys, and treated their serfs brutally. Rich in anecdote and detail, Plutarch's writing brings to life the personalities and achievements of Sparta with unparalleled flair and humanity.

Kundrecensioner och bloggar

Sök fler böcker:

Kunder som köpt denna bok har
även köpt:
Sex at Dawn
Sex at Dawn
av Ryan, Christopher
Skotten i Köpenhamn :  ett reportage om
Uppgång och fall
Uppgång och fall
av Strömquist, Liv
Miniatyrmakaren
Miniatyrmakaren
av Burton, Jessie
Min mors självbiografi
Min mors självbiografi
av Kincaid, Jamaica