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Thirty-nine actual images taken from Tutankhamun's Tomb and different shrines at Thebes, from the 18th-20th Dynasties. picking captions with historic info accompany each one drawing and a quick advent and word list of gods entire this wonderful resource of historical Egyptian pictorial layout. 39 plates.
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We might even say that the truest πρόφασις for Corinth’s involvement in Epidamnus is her hatred of Corcyra. Yet, if compelled to justify her intervention publicly, which is to say in political speech, Corinth would doubtless refer to the justice of her cause. Perhaps, however, her anger and sense of just entitlement vis-à-vis Epidamnus have fused together and become inseparable. The narrative certainly suggests as much, and the later Corinthian speech at Athens will corroborate this claim. Nonetheless, Thucydides is intent on showing that they were once separate—or at least can be separated theoretically—for his revelation of human nature and the human condition entails a sophisticated presentation of the various kinds of confrontations that occur between psychology, individual and communal, and circumstance.
Following her double victory, 24 Sheets speculates that there may have been sound legal reasons for the Corinthian rejection of arbitration. He suggests that in accepting arbitration Corinth might undermine her claim that Corcyra is a rebelling colony, since by accepting arbitration Corinth would be accepting the purported legal equality of Corcyra, which the Corinthians consistently reject in their dogged insistence on their status as spurned metropolis. For a fuller statement of this argument, see “Conceptualizing International Law in Thucydides,” 69.
D. Jocelyn, Liverpool Classical Papers 3 (Liverpool: Liverpool Classical Monthly, 1993), 141–7; Foster, Thucydides, Pericles, and Periclean Imperialism, 44–79; Simon Hornblower, Thucydides (London: Gerald Duckworth, 1987), 116; and C. J. 1 (1996): 103–13. ” Jonathan J. Price, Thucydides and Internal War (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001), 277. It is surely no accident that Thucydides begins the Peloponnesian War with faction, but I disagree that stasis constitutes the organizing theme of the work as a whole.