Unformatted text preview: established in Athens by Peisistratus, but Peisistratus, according to Professor Kagan, was a special type of tyrant, one that not only upheld the new laws of Solon, but was also interested in the welfare of Athens. Reading aVVignmenW: Pomeroy, Burstein, Donlan and Roberts. Ancient Greece . Oxford University Press: New York, 1999, pp. 159-181. Plutarch, The Rise and Fall of the Athens : Theseus and Solon. ClaVV lecWXUe: ReVoXUceV: The Rise of Athens [PDF] Yale University 2008. Some rights reserved. Unless otherwise indicated on this page or on the Open Yale Courses website, all content on this page is licensed under a Creative Commons License (Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0)...
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- Ancient Greece, Professor Kagan