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Autonomia, Its Genesis and Early History (American Classical Studies)

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Published by An American Philological Association Book .
Written in English


  • European history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • International relations,
  • Politics and government,
  • Foreign relations,
  • Ancient Greece - History,
  • Law,
  • History - General History,
  • Delian League,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • History,
  • Ancient - Greece,
  • International Relations - General,
  • History / Ancient / Greece,
  • Political Science-International Relations - General,
  • Athens (Greece),
  • Constitutional,
  • Autonomy

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8219563M
ISBN 100891305726
ISBN 109780891305729

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AUTONOMIA: ITS GENESIS AND EARLY HISTORY. By M. OSTWALD. Chico, Calif.: Scholars Press (American Classical Studies 11). Pp. x, Chapter 2, the longest in the book, is devoted to substantiating this last point, with an exhaustive survey of what our texts say about early Greek. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ostwald, Martin, Autonomia, its genesis and early history. [Chico, CA]: Scholars Press, © DE NOVIS LIBRIS IUDICIA M. OSTWALD, Autonomia. Its Genesis and Early History (The American Philological Association, American Classical Studies, 11). Chico, Scholars Press, IX, 82 p. Pr. D. The author (0.) of this booklet studies the origin of cxÙ1' Buy Autonomia, Its Genesis and Early History by Martin Ostwald from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £

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