A History of Ancient Greece
Sun 7 Oct 2018, 1-2pm
William Morris Tent
‘We Greeks are one in blood and one in language; we have temples to the gods and religious rites in common, and a common way of life.’ – Herodotus
The acclaimed historian Robin Waterfield provides an exciting and rich account of the cradle of Western civilization. Highlighting the Greeks’ key achievements, including the birth of democracy, tragedy, philosophy and science this culmination of a life-time of research which is both enlightening and engaging.
Robin Waterfield will be introduced by Charlie Walker, an author, adventurer and speaker who specialises in long-distance, human-powered expeditions to the remotest corners of the globe.