Minor Attic Orators: v. 1 (Loeb Classical Library)

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  • ISBN: 0674993403
  • Author: Antiphon
  • Publisher: Harvard UP
  • Genre: Society, Politics & Philosophy
  • Date: 1 July 1989
  • Pages: 608
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

This is the first in a two-volume edition of Greek orators. Antiphon of Athens, born in 480 BCE, spent his prime in the great period of Athens but, disliking democracy, was himself an ardent oligarch who with others set up a violent short-lived oligarchy in 411. The …