History of Ancient Greece


The following three books are required. Some possible ways to get them are listed below.

Assigned Books

1. Ancient Greece: A Political, Social, and Cultural History, 4th Edition

by Sarah Pomeroy et al. Oxford U. Press, 2017. 9780190686918. $79.99 List.

Assigned Books

2. Readings from Hellas: Sources for the Exploration of Ancient Greece, 2d Edition

ed. by Mark Wilson. 2013. 9781490424583. $6.00.

  • Getting this book:
    • There is a free and complete online version here on this website, so you need to buy it only if you want a physical copy in your hands.
    • Rent or buy (new or used) via the Lehman Bookstore.
    • Buy in Kindle or paperback (new or used) via Amazon.
    • Buy (new or used) via Abe Books.
  • The Reader is available as a hardcopy book from the bookstore or via Amazon, or online on this website.

Assigned Books

3. Four Texts on Socrates, Revised Edition

ed. by Thomas G. West and Grace Starry West. Ithaca: Cornell Press, 1998. 9780801485749. $14.95.

The assigned books are available from Lehman College Bookstore and from Amazon and other online retailers (try searching aggregators such as Bookfinder for the best deals). Make sure you do so enough in advance that you’ll receive the books in time for the assignments.