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Stesimbrotos of Thasos.

William Gerard Agnew

Stesimbrotos of Thasos.

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Thesis (M.A.)--The Queen"s University of Belfast, 1969.

ContributionsStesimbrotos, of Thasos.
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Stesimbrotos of Thasos (Ancient Greek: στησίμβροτος; c. BC – c. BC), doubtless raised at Thasos, was a sophist, a rhapsode and logographer, a writer on history, and an opponent of Pericles and reputed author of a political pamphlet On Themistocles Authority control: GND:ISNI:.

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Export Citations. The options below allow you to export the current entry into plain text or into your citation manager. Stesimbrotus (stĕs'ĭmbrō`təs), fl. 5th cent. B.C., Greek biographer, He wrote biographical studies of Pericles, Themistocles, and Thucydides, son of Melesias.

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dates to the fifth century B.C. Stesimbrotos of Thasos, referring to a successful mili-tary commander, said that he lacked a lit-erary education and any “liberal and dis-tinctively Hellenic accomplishment.” Athenian democracy depended upon the free exchange of ideas among free men; women and slaves were not included.

And. DFG – Perseus Workshop, Januarytextual fragments (2) Plut. Them. (= Stesimbrotos of Thasos, FGrHist Continued F 1) καίτοι Στησίμβροτος Ἀναξαγόρου τε διακοῦσαι τὸν Θεμιστοκλέα φησὶ καὶ περὶ Μέλισσον σπουδάσαι τὸν.

Leben und Werk. Stesimbrotos stammte von der Insel Thasos, der nördlichsten Insel des griechischen Archipels, gelegen vor der makedonisch-thrakischen ch berichtet, dass Kimon im Rahmen seiner militärischen Aktionen gegen die noch verbliebenen persischen Machtpositionen in Thrakien auch gegen Thasos vorging, das v.

Chr. von Athen. Thasos was incorporated into the Ottoman Empire in Under the Ottoman rule, the island was known as Ottoman Turkish: طاشوز Taşöz. Between andthe island was briefly occupied by a Russian fleet. By this time the population of Thassos had gravitated to the inland villages as a protective y: Greece.

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We have brought with us the ideas of “beauty,” “breadth of style,” “pathos” and so forth which we might at a pinch have the illusion of recognising in the banality of a conventional face or talent, but our critical spirit has before it the. See also Hippias FGrH 6 F 4, a verbatim quotation of a passage that might well be from a proem, in which Hippias brags about his Koenen, L., ‘ Der erste Satz bei Heraklit und Herodot ’, ZPE xcvii () 95 –6, argues that the deictic pronoun refers to the book itself; ultimately (once the book was deposited somewhere) it must have that effect, but the original.

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Stesimbrotos of Thasos () (23, words) Author(s): Dmitriev, Sviatoslav. This entry was prepared by Sviatoslav Dmitriev and published on 1 April About this Historian Historian: Stesimbrotos of Thasos Jacoby number: Attested works: Historian's date: 5th century BC Historical focus: II.

Chronography (Political-Military History) | B. We know that Stesimbrotos of Thasos wrote about Thucydides (FGrH F lOa); there are allusions to him in Aristophanes' Acharnians () and Wasps (), and there may be one in Sophocles' King Oedipus ().6 Plato's passing references (Laches AB.

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He calls for help and gets the response of one man: Dirk Pitt. He gives Pericles two speeches in this book, the famed funeral oration in sections 35–46 and a final speech rallying the Athenians to stay the course in sections 60–¹ He also summarizes in section 13 Pericles’ exhortation to his fellow citizens as they faced the fact of actual invasion.

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93 relations. o Stesimbrotos of Thasos- wrote works on Thucydides son of Melesius, Perikles. Seems to be a really radical work o Ion of Chios- Dramatist, wrote tragedies.

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Lessons From the Past: The Moral Use of History in Fourth-Century Prose. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, Pp. viii + (republished as e-book ). ARTICLES: “Politics and the Pamphlet of Stesimbrotus of Thasos” ( words), forthcoming in Mouseion 16 (). Such fragments, reported by Stesimbrotos of Thasos, by Ion of Chios and in Aristotle's Rhetorics demonstrate the 'terrible' character of Pericles' oratory, well known to the poets of Attic comedy and even to his admiring biographer Plutarch.

Compared to the speech for the fallen of the first year of the Peleponnesian War (Thuc. Stesimbrotos of Thasos (91 words) no match in snippet view article find links to article Stesimbrotos of Thasos (Ancient Greek: Στησίμβροτος; c.

BC – c. BC), doubtless raised at Thasos, was a sophist, a rhapsode and logographer, a writer. Thasos, Modern Greek Thásos, Latin Thasus, large, wooded island of the northernmost Aegean Sea, northeastern constitutes a dímos (municipality) and perifereiakí enótita (regional unit) in the East Macedonia and Thrace (Modern Greek: Anatolikí Makedonía kai Thrakí) periféreia (region).

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(Wikipedia) Socrates will not hear how exquisitely Ion renders Homer (his embellishments).Aloni, A. "The Proem of the Simonides Elegy on the Battle of Plataea (Sim. Frs. W2) and the Circumstances of Its Performance." In L.

Edmunds and R. W. Wallace, eds., Poet, Public, and Performance in Ancient Greece, 6Possible transcribers, both writing in the second half of the fifth century, are Ion of Chios (FGH ) and Stesimbrotos of Thasos (FGH ).

See Jacoby's notes for characterization of their writing. Ion moved in the same circles as Themistokles' rival Kimon.