The World's Famous Orations, Vol. I: Greece

VARIOUS ( - ) and William Jennings BRYAN (1860 - 1925) and Francis Whiting HALSEY (1851 - 1919)

This is the first volume in the ten volume collection of the world's most famous orations, as compiled by William Jennings Bryant and Francis Whiting Halsey. The first volume concerns ancient Greece, and contains such famous persons as Achilles, Pericles, and Socrates, with their most famous (legendary or traditional) orations and speeches. - Summary by Carolin

Genre(s): Antiquity

Language: English

Group: World's Famous Orations

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Preface Jason in Panama
00:05:40
Play 02 Introduction SK
00:24:15
Play 03 Achilles’ Reply to the Envoys by Homer Kathrine Engan
00:09:59
Play 04 Pericles - I. - In Favor of the Peloponnesian War THBosc
00:13:08
Play 05 Pericles - II. - On Those Who Died in the War THBosc
00:17:29
Play 06 Pericles - III. - In Defense of Himself THBosc
00:10:42
Play 07 Cleon - On the Punishment of the Mytileneans THBosc
00:11:27
Play 08 Alcibiades - I. - In Support of the Athenian Expedition to Sicily Andrew Philologus
00:11:05
Play 09 Alcibiades - II. - To the Spartans Jordan Watts
00:03:15
Play 10 Nicias - Against the Sicilian Expedition 00:08:12
Play 11 Hermocrates - On the Union of Sicily Against Invaders Linda Johnson
00:10:34
Play 12 Lysias - Against Eratosthenes Brian Murphy
00:05:29
Play 13 Socrates - I. - In His Own Defense Brad Schliesser
00:18:09
Play 14 Socrates - II. - On Being Declared Guilty Brad Schliesser
00:07:34
Play 15 Socrates - III. - On Being Condemned to Death Brad Schliesser
00:10:49
Play 16 Isocrates - On the Union of Greece to Resist Persia Gail Nelson
00:17:10
Play 17 Isaeus - In the Suit Against Dicæogenes and Leochares THBosc
00:13:20
Play 18 Demosthenes - I. - The Second Oration Against Philip Ann Boulais
00:17:30
Play 19 Demosthenes - II. - On the State of the Chersonesus, part 1 Jim Locke
00:19:20
Play 20 Demosthenes - II. - On the State of the Chersonesus, part 2 Jim Locke
00:17:36
Play 21 Demosthenes - III. - On the Crown, part 1 Andrew Philologus
00:30:36
Play 22 Demosthenes - III. - On the Crown, part 2 Jim Locke
00:22:50
Play 23 Demosthenes - III. - On the Crown, part 3 Jim Locke
00:26:18
Play 24 Aeschines - Against Ctesiphon; Or, On the Crown, part 1 THBosc
00:26:17
Play 25 Aeschines - Against Ctesiphon; Or, On the Crown, part 2 THBosc
00:28:44
Play 26 Aeschines - Against Ctesiphon; Or, On the Crown, part 3 THBosc
00:22:35
Play 27 Dinarchus - Against Demosthenes DJRickyV
00:18:27