Campus Units

History

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

4-2004

Journal or Book Title

Great Events from History: The Ancient World

Volume

chapter 11

First Page

475

Last Page

477

Abstract

Following its defeat in the Peloponnesian War, Athens was ruled by thirty oligarchic, pro-Spartan tyrants, whose despotic behavior quickly led to civil war and the restoration of the democracy.

Comments

This book chapter is published as Hollander, D.B., Thirty Tyrants Rule Athens for Eight Months, in Great Events from History: The Ancient World, edited by Mark W. Chavalas., Salem Press, 2004. 475-477. Posted with permission.

Copyright Owner

Salem Press, Inc.

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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