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By Cecil Wooten

Philippic I, added among 351 B.C. - 350 B.C., was once the 1st speech by way of a well known flesh presser opposed to the growing to be strength of Philip II of Macedon. in addition to the opposite Philippics of Demosthenes', it truly is arguably one of many most interesting deliberative speeches from antiquity. the current quantity presents the 1st remark in English at the Philippics due to the fact 1907 and gives you to motivate extra learn of this crucial Greek orator. Aiming his observation at complex undergraduates and first-year graduate scholars, Cecil Wooten addresses rhetorical and stylistic concerns, old history, and grammatical difficulties. as well as an entire observation on Philippic I, this quantity contains essays that define Philippics II and III, set them of their old context, and emphasize the variations among those later speeches and the first.

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