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Aeschylus and The Decree of the People of Athens

Duration: 01:43

Dr Michael Scott examines one of the key moments in the history of Ancient Greece as the Athenians defeated the Persians.

Available since: Thu 22 Aug 2013

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Ancient Greece: The Greatest Show on Earth Democrats

1/3 A look at how drama in Athens was deeply connected to Athenian democracy.

First broadcast: 27 Aug 2013

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