Peter Thonemann

Peter Thonemann has taught Greek and Roman history at Wadham College, Oxford, since 2007. He is the author of The Maeander Valley: A Historical Geography from Antiquity to Byzantium (2011), the winner of the Anglo-Hellenic League's prestigious Runciman Prize 2012, and co-author (with Simon Price) of The Birth of Classical Europe. He writes regularly on all aspects of Greek and Roman history and culture for the Times Literary Supplement.

  • The Birth of Classical Europe

    By Simon Price and Peter Thonemann

    Read by Don Hagen

    A History From Troy to Augustine

    A work of research and imagination, The Birth of Classical Europe is an authoritative history.

    "This audio book soars unhurriedly and lucidly, over vast tracts of time and space, alighting gracefully upon telling details, and marshalling impressively up-to-date archaeological finds." - The Tablet (UK)

    Released October 25, 2016
    English, Unabridged