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Moral values and political behaviour in ancient Greece

from Homer to the end of the fifth century

by A. W. H. Adkins

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homer -- Ethics,
  • Ethics, Ancient

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 149-154.

    Statement[by] A. W. H. Adkins.
    SeriesAncient culture and society
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ182 .A3 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5289082M
    ISBN 100393043673
    LC Control Number72008796

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