Greece for Kids
Pericles was a famous Greek general.
It gave a speech in Athens, a public speech, honoring the many
warriors who were killed in battle. Scholars found a
written record of this speech. It's an incredible speech. It talks
about democracy and Athenian patriotism. It shares a great deal
about life in Athens and events in Greek history.
though it was written a couple thousand years ago, it is still an
incredible speech today.
Funeral Oration Summary
Roots of Democracy