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|A BRIEF HISTORY OF ATLANTIS: PLATO'S IDEAL STATE||
The text book for the course is Kershaw, S.P., A Brief History of Atlantis: Plato's Ideal State, London: Robinson, 2016. It can be...
|Plato, Plato's 'Critias', Plato's 'Kritias', Plato's 'Timaeus', Plato's 'Timaios', Ancient Greek, Ancient history, Greek culture, Atlantis, Kershaw||view|
|HERODOTUS ON BABYLON||
Herodotus' History includes a memorable description of the city of Babylon, which may have had a considerable influence on Plato's...
|Atlantis, Plato, Herodotus, Timaeus, Critias, Babylon, Ancient Greek||view|
|HERODOTUS ON ECBATANA||
One major city in the Persian Empire that Herodotus describes, and which might have had a bearing on Plato’s description of Atlantis-ville, was...
|Atlantis, Plato, Herodotus, Ecbatana, Ancient Greek, Archaeology, Pseudoarchaeology, Pseudoscience, Ancient history||view|
|HERODOTUS ON EGYPT||
The Greek historian Herodotus, produced a wonderfully engaging account of his historia (= ‘inquiry’) into the origins and events of...
|Atlantis, Plato, Herodotus, Egypt, Archaeology, Pseudoarchaeology, Pseudoscience, Ancient Greek, Ancient history||view|
|New Testament Greek 2||
This course is for those who attended New Testament Greek 1 or have acquired a similar level of koiné Greek elsewhere.
If you attended NT...
|Bible, New Testament, Ancient Greek||view|
|PLATO'S CRITIAS (KRITIAS)||
The Atlantis myth is unique in the corpus of Greek mythology in that it has no antecedents, and it has no genealogical relationship to any earlier...
|Plato, Plato's 'Critias', Plato's 'Kritias', Greek philosophy, Atlantis, Pseudoarchaeology, Pseudoscience, Ancient Greek||view|
Plutarch wrote a biography of Solon, in which he tells us that Solon tried, unsuccessfully, to introduce to the Atlantis story to the Greeks in a...
|Atlantis, Plato, Solon, Ancient Greek, myth||view|
|XERXES AND THE MOUNT ATHOS CANAL||
The construction of Xerxes' canal across the base of mount Athos is the type of hybristic engineering project which Plato's Atlanteans, themselves...
|Atlantis, Plato, Herodotus, Ancient Greek, Persian Wars, Xerxes, Canal, hybris, hubris||view|
|XERXES AT THE HELLESPONT||
Herodotus' description of Xerxes' bridging of the Hellespont show us the combination of ambitious engineering projects with out-of-control...
|Atlantis, Plato, Herodotus, Xerxes, hybris, Ancient Greek, Persian Wars, Ancient history||view|