By Maria Fragoulaki
that inter-communal kinship has a much more pervasive significance in Thucydides than has to date been acknowledged.
Through shut readings and contextualization of various assets, Fragoulaki discusses a few of the ways that historic Greek groups should be regarding one another (colonization, genealogies, belonging to a similar ethnic staff, socio-cultural symbols, political mechanisms, and associations) and the principally cultural, emotional, and moral expression of those ties. via new readings of the historical past, such themes as Thucydides' narrative procedure, his not easy silences, his
interaction with different genres, and his excessive engagement with Herodotus are dissected and mentioned - delivering a brand new appreciation of his exact contribution to historiography.
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Kinship in Thucydides: Intercommunal Ties and Historical Narrative by Maria Fragoulaki