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Encyclopedia of the ancient Greek world

Author: David Sacks; Oswyn Murray; Lisa R Brody
Publisher: New York : Facts On File, ©2005.
Series: Facts on File library of world history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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"More than 4,000 years ago, the ancient Greeks invaded the rugged hills and fertile plains of the Balkan Peninsula, and in the centuries that followed, they built one of the greatest and most influential civilizations in history. Their enduring legacy to modern society includes mythology, poetry, drama, sculpture, architecture, science, and political thought. Spanning more than 2,000 years, from the beginning of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Reference works
Dictionaries
Diccionarios
Dictionnaires anglais
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Sacks; Oswyn Murray; Lisa R Brody
ISBN: 0816057222 9780816057221
OCLC Number: 56631735
Notes: Revision of: 1st ed. New York : Facts on File, c1995.
Description: xx, 412 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm.
Series Title: Facts on File library of world history.
Responsibility: David Sacks ; editorial consultant, Oswyn Murray ; revised by Lisa R. Brody.

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A survey of the classical Greek world. New entries enhance the coverage of the Hellenistic era, art and architecture, non-Greek peoples, technology, and women's roles. New additions include 65  Read more...

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