Demosthenes, orator

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Demosthenes was born in 385/4 or 384/3 BCE and died in 322. He was one of Athens' most influential anti‐Macedonian politicians and remains one of the foremost Attic orators whose speeches survive today.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe encyclopedia of ancient history
EditorsRoger S. Bagnall, Kai Brodersen, Craige B. Champion, Andrew Erskine, Sabine R. Huebner
Place of PublicationMalden, MA
PublisherWiley-Blackwell, Wiley
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781405179355
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes


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