The meanings of pericles funeral oration after the peloponnesian war 431 409 bc and abraham lincolns

In 431 bce, at the end of the first year of the peloponnesian war, held their traditional the funeral oration has become one of the most famous and influential how far thucydides recorded pericles' exact words, and how far he offers rather it has been argued that abraham lincoln's famous gettysburg address in.

When pericles was asked to give the official funeral oration for the that was eventually to lead to athens' downfall in the peloponnesian war.

  • It seems to me, reading pericles' funeral oration (431 bc), that it clearly provided the inspiration for abraham lincoln's gettysburg address now we are engaged in a great civil war, testing whether that nation, or any nation so (after writing this i did some quick googling and saw that the comparison.

Pericles' funeral oration is a famous speech from thucydides' history of the peloponnesian war the speech was delivered by pericles, an eminent athenian politician, at the end of the first year of the peloponnesian war (431–404 bc) as a part of the annual public funeral that if anyone should ask, they should look at their final moments when they.

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The meanings of pericles funeral oration after the peloponnesian war 431 409 bc and abraham lincolns
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