BBC Radio 4: In our Time - Demosthenes' Philippics

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    BBC Radio 4 - In Our Time, Demosthenes' Philippics

    Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ferocious speeches Demosthenes gave to stir up his fellow Athenians against their enemy Philip II of Macedon and so abandon appeasement.

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    • Jon Hesk at the University of St Andrews
    • Kathryn Tempest at the University of Roehampton
    • Paul Cartledge at the University of Cambridge

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    Period17 Nov 2022

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