Thomas R. Martin




Classics Department

Jeremiah W. O'Connor Jr. Chair in Classics

Ph.D., Harvard University
A. B. Classics summa cum laude Princeton University 1970
M. A. Classical Philology Harvard University 1972
American School of Classical Studies 1973-1975

Fields: Greek and Roman history

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Office Phone: 508-793-2550
Office: Fenwick 422
PO Box: 181A
Office Hours



  • Alexander the Great and Asia
  • Democracy and Rhetoric
  • War and God
  • History of Rome 2: Empire
  • History of Greece 2: Hellenistic
  • Athenian Democracy


Selected  Videos

  • History Channel “The Dark Ages”
  • History Channel “Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire”

Selected Publications

Ancient Greece

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Pericles: A Biography in Context

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Perseus 2.0 Interactive Sources and Studies on Ancient Greece

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