Update
The Oxford Biblical Studies Online and Oxford Islamic Studies Online have retired. Content you previously purchased on Oxford Biblical Studies Online or Oxford Islamic Studies Online has now moved to Oxford Reference, Oxford Handbooks Online, Oxford Scholarship Online, or What Everyone Needs to Know®. For information on how to continue to view articles visit the subscriber services page.
Dismiss

Overview

Themistocles

(c. 524—459 bc) Athenian statesman

Return to overview »

You are looking at 1-3 of 3 entries

View:

Themistocles

Themistocles   Quick reference

Andrew Robert Burn and P. J. Rhodes

Who's Who in the Classical World

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2003
Subject:
Classical studies, History
Length:
593 words

(c.524–459bc),

Athenian politician, was a member of the ancient Lycomid family but by a non-Athenian mother. ...

Themistocles

Themistocles (c.524–459 bc)   Reference library

Andrew Robert Burn and P. J. Rhodes

The Oxford Classical Dictionary (4 ed.)

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2012
Subject:
Classical studies, History
Length:
754 words

was a member of the ancient Lycomid family but by a non-Athenian mother. *Herodotus (1)'s informants accused him of corruption and said that in ...

Themistocles

Themistocles   Quick reference

The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2006

(c. 528–462 bc),

Athenian statesman, who helped build up the Athenian fleet (see wooden walls), and defeated the Persian fleet at Salamis in ...

View: