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Author Rutishauser, Brian

Title Athens and the Cyclades : economic strategies 540-314 BC / Brian Rutishauser
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013


Description 1 online resource : maps
Contents ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""List of Maps""; ""List of Tables""; ""Abbreviations""; ""1. Introduction""; ""The Cyclades and the Ancient Economy""; ""2. Defining the Cycladic Region""; ""Trade Routes through the Cyclades in Antiquity""; ""Models for Regional Development in the Cyclades""; ""Cycladic Population Estimates""; ""Cycladic Landscapes and Survey Archaeology""; ""Sources for Cycladic History""; ""3. Local Hegemonies: The Archaic Cyclades (540�490)""; ""Archaic Sea Power and �Thalassocracies� in the Aegean""; ""Naxian Resources and Sea Power""
""€?Active� and �Passive� Insularity""""Conclusions""; ""4. Under the Arkhe: The Cyclades in the Fifth Century (490�404)""; ""The Persian Wars and the Formation of the Delian League""; ""The Cyclades during the Pentekontaetia""; ""Trade Routes through the Cyclades during the Arkhe""; ""Coinage in the Cyclades During the Arkh(omitted)""; ""The Cyclades during the Peloponnesian War""; ""Cycladic Revolts after the Sicilian Expedition""; ""Conclusions""; ""5. Fluid Hegemonies: The Cyclades in the Early Fourth Century (403�355)""
""From the End of the Peloponnesian War to the King�s Peace""""The �Wrangle� over the Region (386�376)""; ""From the Second Athenian League to the End of the Social War (378�355)""; ""Delian Apollo and the Cyclades""; ""Conclusions""; ""6. A (Nearly) Perfect Symbiosis? The Cyclades in the Later Fourth Century (355�314)""; ""From the Social War to Chaironeia (355�338)""; ""The Aegean and Lamian Wars""; ""The Nesiotic Leagues as Comparanda""; ""Trade Routes through the Cyclades during the Later Fourth Century""; ""Piracy and Convoying""
""Coinage and Monumental Construction in the Later Fourth Century""""Conclusions""; ""Conclusion""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index Locorum""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""L""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""S""; ""T""; ""X""; ""General Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""V""; ""W""; ""X""
Summary This volume examines the history and economy of the Cyclades during the late 6th to late 4th centuries BC. While certain aspects of geography in the Cyclades remained constant, the islands were able to adapt to changing conditions and hegemony in order to increase their levels of economic prosperity
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (viewed on Oct. 31, 2012)
Subject Economic history
Athens (Greece) -- Economic conditions
Cyclades (Greece) -- Economic conditions
Greece -- Economic conditions -- To 146 B.C.
Greece -- Athens
Greece -- Cyclades
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191746246