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Greek society and politics under King Otho, 1843-1862

John Kennedy Campbell

Greek society and politics under King Otho, 1843-1862

by John Kennedy Campbell

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Published by St. Antony"s College in [Oxford] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Greece -- History -- Otho I, 1832-1862.,
    • Greece -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      At head of title: St. Antony"s East European Seminar.

      Statementby J. K. Campbell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF823.5 .C35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination12 leaves ;
      Number of Pages12
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4601025M
      LC Control Number77363968

      Plutarch, born Plutarchos (Greek: Πλούταρχος) then, on his becoming a Roman citizen, Lucius Mestrius Plutarchus (Μέστριος Πλούταρχος), c. 46 – AD, was a Greek historian, biographer, essayist, and Middle Platonist known primarily for his Parallel Lives and Moralia. He was born to a prominent family in Chaeronea, Boeotia, a town about twenty miles east of Delphi.   The lady of justice was a Greek goddess who was a large figure in the area of politics because she inspired the people to be just and righteous. Today our laws and judicial systems are derived partly from her stories and ideals. She began in Greek mythology at .

      The three "Great Powers," (England, France, and Russia) had agreed in the "London protocol of " that Greece should nominally be independent, but their installed () King Otho – also called Otto, originally a Bavarian prince who could not speak Greek, lifespan – was incompetent and widely disliked. Ultimately, in , a.   History of Greek Philosophy is an immense work in two volumes about ancient Greek (Philosophie der Griechen) was written in German by Dr. E. Zeller a professor at the University of Berlin, this is the English translation published in England in

      Crete. Plutarch (cc CE): Life of Theseus [At MIT] Not history! Thucydides (c/c BCE): On The Early History of the Hellenes (written c. BCE) [At this Site] Reports of Minos and Knossos [At this Site] From Plutrach and Herodotus. Linear B [At Ancient Scripts]; Image files of the linear B script deciphered in by Michael Ventris and John Chadwick. King Otho of Greece A description of the popular support for the first post-independence Greek loan in from A Picture of Greece in by J Emerson, Count Pecchio, and WH Humphreys.


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Otto, also spelled Otho (Greek: Ὄθων, Βασιλεὺς τῆς Ἑλλάδος, Óthon, Vasiléfs tis Elládos; 1 June – 26 July ), was a Bavarian prince who became the first modern King of Greece in under the Convention of reigned until his deposition in The second son of King Ludwig I of Bavaria, Otto ascended the newly created throne of Greece while Born: 1 June () Salzburg, Austria.

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Don't get me wrong: this is a short book/5(18). Otho's reign was a rather long one, indeed. It lasted 30 years, from till Greece wasn't per se unstable. Otho's autocratic tendencies, coupled with the Greek nation a young one and Greek political immaturity, created the situation whereby Otho was forced to abandon Greece.Many of them have become best sellers, have won awards and even have become TV series or films.

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Click on the picture or the title for a brief description of the book.When King Otho was deposed in the damage was limited to the breaking of some windows, and no disturbance whatever occurred when King George was deposed in Sound public finance is essential to Greece.

A rapid increase of national indebtedness, even if incurred for what seem to be capital expenditures, is a hazardous policy.