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The birth of Western civilization: Greece and Rome.

Author: Michael Grant; George Leonard Huxley
Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill [1964]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of classical civilization covering politics and government, the arts, religion, language, and philosophy.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Grant; George Leonard Huxley
OCLC Number: 1279841
Notes: Part of the illustrative matter is colored.
Description: 359 pages illustrations (some folded) facsimiles, maps (1 folded) plans, portraits 36 cm
Contents: 1.Introduction / Michael Grant --
2. The Genesis of Greece / George Huxley --
3. The Troubled birth of a new world / A. R. Burn --
4. The Voice of Greece / H. C. Baldry --
5. The Revolution of the mind / W. K. C. Guthrie --
6. The Sublime achievement / John Boardman --
7. The Ancient life / F. R. Cowell --
8. A City of the scattered earth / R. A. G. Carson --
9. Poetry,prose and rhetoric / Michael Grant --
10. The Vision turns inward / Mortimer Wheeler --
11. Towards the city of God / Michael Gough.
Responsibility: Texts by George Huxley [and others] Edited by Michael Grant.

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A history of classical civilization covering politics and government, the arts, religion, language, and philosophy.

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