1. Expressions of time: an introduction; 2. Expressions of time in Thucydides; 3. Expressions of time: style, genre, and diachrony; 4. Expressions of time in Biblical Greek; 5. A retrospective: going back in time; 6. Summary.
This book presents a more accurate and detailed analysis of Ancient Greek temporal expressions which supersedes all previous studies.
Coulter H. George is Associate Professor of Classics at the University of Virginia. The author of Expressions of Agency in Ancient Greek (Cambridge, 2005), he has also taught at Rice University, Houston and was a Junior Research Fellow at Trinity College, Cambridge. His research interests include the syntax of the Greek verb, particles and prepositions, and contact phenomena between Greek and the other languages of the ancient Mediterranean.
'The book is handsomely presented and well edited ... It will take pride of place in all discussions of grammatical Greek time in the future.' Simon Oswald, Bryn Mawr Classical Review