Plutarch: Themistocles

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Plutarch: Themistocles

Aris & Phillips Classical Texts


January 1st, 1998



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The commentary in this edition of one of Plutarchs Lives concentrates on the historical aspects of the work and includes much detailed comparison of Plutarch's narrative with those of other sources such as Herodotos, Thucydides, Diodorus and Cornelius Nepos. Greek text with facing translation.

Author Information

J. L. Marr is Lecturer in the Department of Classics and Ancient History at the University of Exeter.

Table of Contents

Section TitlePage
1. This edition
2. Plutarch
3. The Parallel Lives
4. The Lives and literature
5. The Lives and history
6. Plutarch's Themistocles
7. Plutarch's sources for the Themistocles
8. This text; Bibliography
Parellel Greek text and English translation