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

Orations, Volume III
  • Undertitel Orations 21-26: Against Meidias. Against Androtion. Against Aristocrates. Against Timocrates. Against Aristogeiton 1 and 2
  • Författare:

    Demosthenes

  • Förlag:

    LOEB

  • Serie: Loeb Classical Library
  • Bandtyp: Inbunden
  • Språk: Engelska
  • Utgiven: 198907
  • Antal sidor: 608
  • Vikt i gram: 416
  • ISBN10:0674993306
  • ISBN13:9780674993303

Orations, Volume III

(Inbunden)
Beskrivning:

Demosthenes (384?322 BCE), orator at Athens, was a pleader in law courts who later became also a statesman, champion of the past greatness of his city and the present resistance of Greece to the rise of Philip of Macedon to supremacy. We possess by him political speeches and law-court speeches composed for parties in private cases and political cases. His early reputation as the best of Greek orators rests on his steadfastness of purpose, his sincerity, his clear and pungent argument, and his severe control of language. In his law cases he is the advocate, in his political speeches a castigator not of his opponents but of their politics. Demosthenes gives us vivid pictures of public and private life of his time.The Loeb Classical Library edition of Demosthenes is in seven volumes.

Kundrecensioner och bloggar

Sök fler böcker:

Kunder som köpt denna bok har
även köpt:
Orations, Volume II
Orations, Volume II
av Demosthenes
Orations, Volume I
Orations, Volume I
av Demosthenes
The Queer Art of Failure
The Queer Art of Failure
av Halberstam, Judith
Anyone Can Do It
Anyone Can Do It
av Hashemi, Sahar
Komparativ metod - - Förståelse genom jä