Germany's Tyranny over Greece? The philhellenist roots of the current financial crisis


This article was written in July 2015, in response to the media fall-out over the then Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' economic negotiations with the EU. It was first published in the September 2015 issue of History Today. However, since History Today is a subscription-only periodical, the full text (with the added bonus of footnotes and further illustrations) has been reproduced here for ease of access. Read more...