Ancient Greece Daily Life

Author: Stewart Ross

Publisher: Capstone

ISBN: 9780756520854

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Describes day-to-day existence in Ancient Greece, including marriage, games, education, clothing, food and drink, warfare, religion, and funerals.
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Ancient Greece Entertainment

Author: Stewart Ross

Publisher: Capstone

ISBN: 9780756520861

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Describes the ways in which the Ancient Greeks entertained themselves, including parties, hunting and fishing, art, music and dance, poetry, storytelling, drama, and sports.
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The Ancient Greeks

A Critical History

Author: John V. A. Fine

Publisher: Harvard University Press

ISBN: 9780674033146

Category: History

Page: 720

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A history of ancient Greece includes examinations of the Greek culture, political institutions, military exploits, and civilization
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Ancient Greek Civilization

Author: David Sansone

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119098157

Category: History

Page: 336

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The third edition of Ancient Greek Civilization is a concise, engaging introduction to the history and culture of ancient Greece from the Minoan civilization to the age of the Roman Empire. Explores the evolution and development of Greek art, literature, politics, and thought across history, as well as the ways in which these were affected by Greek interaction with other cultures Now includes additional illustrations and maps, updated notes and references throughout, and an expanded discussion of the Hellenistic period Weaves the latest scholarship and archeological excavations into the narrative at an appropriate level for undergraduates
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Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece

Author: Nigel Wilson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136787992

Category: History

Page: 832

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Examining every aspect of the culture from antiquity to the founding of Constantinople in the early Byzantine era, this thoroughly cross-referenced and fully indexed work is written by an international group of scholars. This Encyclopedia is derived from the more broadly focused Encyclopedia of Greece and the Hellenic Tradition, the highly praised two-volume work. Newly edited by Nigel Wilson, this single-volume reference provides a comprehensive and authoritative guide to the political, cultural, and social life of the people and to the places, ideas, periods, and events that defined ancient Greece.
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The Ancient Greeks

New Perspectives

Author: Stephanie Lynn Budin

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1576078140

Category: History

Page: 469

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The ancient Greeks established the very blueprint of Western civilization—our societies, institutions, art, and culture—and thanks to remarkable new findings, we know more about them than ever, and it's all here in this up-to-date introductory volume. * Includes excerpts from a full range of primary sources, including the Linear B tablets of Mycenae, included to show readers how to understand the process of studying historical documents * Provides a rich collection of illustrations, drawings, maps, and photographs, including detailed renderings of the Acropolis, Knossos, Akritiri, and other major archaeological sites then and now
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Ancient Greece: A Very Short Introduction

Author: Paul Cartledge

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199601348

Category: History

Page: 184

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Introduces major topics in ancient Greek civilization through the development of eleven characteristic city states, ranging from prehistoric Cnossos through Byzantion, and including the future Marseilles as well as Athens and Sparta.
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Ancient Greece

Birthplace of Democracy

Author: Kim Covert

Publisher: Capstone

ISBN: 1429672374

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Traces key points in ancient Greek civilization, including the Persian Wars and the conquests of Alexander the Great. Includes timeline.
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In Bed with the Ancient Greeks

Author: Paul Chrystal

Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

ISBN: 144565413X

Category: History

Page: 304

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From the Spartans to Alexander the Great, Paul Chrystal brings the murky world of sex with the Ancient Greeks to life.
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