Trophies of Victory Public Building in Periklean Athens / T. Leslie Shear, Jr.

The Greek military victories at Marathon, Salamis, and Plataia during the Persian Wars profoundly shaped fifth-century politics and culture. By long tradition, the victors commemorated their deliverance by dedicating thank-offerings in the sanctuaries of their gods, and the Athenians erected no fewe...

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Main Author: Shear, Theodore Leslie, 1938- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Baltimore, Maryland : Project Muse, 2016.
Series:Book collections on Project MUSE.
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