The Greeks and the Persian Empire
College Bulletin - Course Catalog
   

ANCH 031. The Greeks and the Persian Empire


This course studies the political and social history of Greece from the Trojan War to the Persian Wars. We will examine the connections between Greeks and non-Greeks and their perceptions of mutual differences and similarities. Readings include Homer, Hesiod, the lyric poets (including Sappho), and Herodotus and Near Eastern documents.
Social sciences.
Writing course.
1 credit.
Fall 2017. Munson.
Catalog chapter: Classics  
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/classics


Check the Fall 2017 Schedule of Courses

Check the Spring 2018 Schedule of Courses




Close Window