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Acropolis, Athens

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Racine WI: Whitman / Western Publishig Vintage CIRCULAR 23" Diameter 650 piece jigsaw puzzle Guild Series [# 4653:806] featuring a view of the Herodes Atticus theatre and the Acropolis from Philopappos Hill. Undated.. First Thus.. Boxed Puzzle. Very Good. Jigsaw Puzzle.
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The Age of Pericles [Part 1 of 2 ]

by McInerney, Jeremy

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2004
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Chantilly VA: The Teaching Company, 2004 Great Courses Series # 3317. This course examines the growth of full participatory democracy and the whole of Athenian culture.[Part 1 of set- will NOT be sold seperately] Box with 2 DVDs [Region 1], containing 12 x 30 minute Lectures on ancient Greece." Playing time 6 hours. Together with a 64 page… Read more
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The Age of Pericles [Part 2 of 2 ]

by McInerney, Jeremy

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2004
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Chantilly VA: The Teaching Company, 2004 Great Courses Series # 3317. This course examines the growth of full participatory democracy and the whole of Athenian culture.[Part 2 of set- will NOT be sold seperately] Box with 2 DVDs [Region 1], containing 12 x 30 minute ectures on ancient Greece." Playing time 6 hours. Together with a 64 page Course… Read more
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Courtesans and Fishcakes : The Consuming Passions of Classical Athens

by Davidson,James

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1998
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9780312185596
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New York: St Martins Press, 1998 The luxury of the ancient world is legendary, but the Athenian reputation is sober because this wealthy, successful city-state spent all its money on the conspicuous consumption of ephemeral things. Their consuming passions for food, wine and sex drove their society, as well as generating the rich web of privilege, transgression, guilt and taboo… Read more
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Courtesans and Fishcakes : The Consuming Passions of Classical Athens

by Davidson,James

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1977
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9780002555913
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New York: HarperCollins., 1977 Fascinating investigation of how ancient Athenians looked at food and women and sex. ". new light not only on ancient pleasures but on the Ancient World in general, unearthing surprising insights into Athenian society and the politics of the worl d's first democracy." HC. 372p. illus.bibliography.index. Condition : New. Hard Cover. New/New.
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Strolling Through Athens

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2004
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1st Greek Edition
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9789607401656
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Athens: City of Athens, 2004 A colourful and comprehensive survey of what to see in Athens in the year of the Olympics. It provides a fascinating peregrination through the times, monuments and history of the city. Using selected routes it reveals the cultural heritage of the Classical past of Athens; it brings to light its concealed Byzantine splendour; it reproduces… Read more
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Pelenopiada: Mytus o Penelope a Odysseovi

by Atwood, Margaret

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2005
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1st Slovak
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9788080850456
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Bratislava: Vydavatelastvo Slovart, 2005 The" Pelenopiad" translated into Slovak by Jana Juranova. Román Penelopiáda kanadskej autorky Margret Atwoodovej vychádza z jedného z najvýznamnejších starogréckych mýtov. Homérovo rozprávanie je však pre nu už len jednou z verzií, a tak tento notoricky známy príbeh rozpráva po novom, z perspektívy Penelopy. Atwoodová nachádza v Homérovom rozprávaní dost nezrovnalostí na to, aby mala dôvod… Read more
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Athens from the Acropolis

by Alexandrakis, Maria & Mantzoufa, Clio

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1957
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Athens: Alexman Editions, 1957 Vintage pocket sized guide for tourists visting Athens. 118p. plates (B & W) (marked by previous owner). 1st Greek Ed... Pbk.. Very Good. Illus. by Photographs By Dimitrios Harissiadis.
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The Greek Stones Speak : The Story of Archaeology in Greek Lands

by MacKendrick,Paul

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1981
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9780393301113
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New York: St.Martin's Press., 1981 'A brilliant picture of the activity of the renowned centers of the Hellenic world, period by period, together with striking views of the workings of modern excavations . . . an excellent story of Greek achievement.''470p.plates bibliography.,index. 2nd.ed.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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The Parthenon Enigma: A New Understanding of The West's Most Iconic Building and the People Who Made it

by Connelly, Joan Breton

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2014
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9780307593382
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New York: A.A.Knopf, 2014 Built in the fifth century b.c., the Parthenon has been venerated for more than two millennia as the West’s ultimate paragon of beauty and proportion. Since the Enlightenment, it has also come to represent our political ideals, the lavish temple to the goddess Athena serving as the model for our most hallowed civic architecture. But how… Read more
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Inscriptions from the Athenian Agora

by Merritt, Benjamin D

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1961
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Princeton NJ: American School of Classical Studies at Athens`, 1961 Series : Excavations at the Athenian Agora Picture Book # 10. The 35 inscriptions illustrated/discussed in this book represent a small selection of the many types of written records found in the Athenian Agora. The texts illustrated include diplomatic agreements, commemorative plaques for athletic victories, records of court judgments, boundary… Read more
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Waterworks in the Athenian Agora

by Lang, Mabel L.

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1968
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Princeton NJ: American School of Classical Studies at Athens`, 1968 Series : Excavations at the Athenian Agora Picture Book # 11. Preserved beneath the surface of the Agora are thousands of terracotta pipes, stone drainage channels, and lead pressure lines. These form a complex chain of waterworks, constructed and repaired over many different periods. This book discusses the complex engineering… Read more
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Garden Lore of Ancient Athens

by Thompson, Dorothy Burr & Griswold, Ralph E

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1963
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9780876616086
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Princeton NJ: American School of Classical Studies at Athens`, 1963 Series : Excavations at the Athenian Agora Picture Book # 8. "In the spring, the ground of the Agora archaeological park is covered in poppies and daisies while poplars and oaks shade many of the pathways. Some of these plants are wild and some were deliberately introduced to Athens in… Read more
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Amphoras and the Ancient Wine Trade

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1961
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Princeton NJ: American School of Classical Studies at Athens`, 1961 Series : Excavations at the Athenian Agora Picture Book # 6. Although this booklet is based on broken pottery found during the excavation of the Agora, the author ranges far beyond the confines of Athens in her discussion of the purpose and significance of different amphora types. Amphoras were used… Read more
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Garden Lore of Ancient Athens

by Thompson, Dorothy Burr & Griswold, rALPH E

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1982
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Princeton NJ: American School of Classical Studies at Athens`, 1982 Series : Excavations at the Athenian Agora Picture Book # 8. "In the spring, the ground of the Agora archaeological park is covered in poppies and daisies while poplars and oaks shade many of the pathways. Some of these plants are wild and some were deliberately introduced to Athens in… Read more
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Socrates in the Agora WITH 14 Additional Photographs

by Lang, Mabel L.

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1978
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9780876616178
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Princeton NJ: American School of Classical Studies at Athens`, 1978 Series : Excavations at the Athenian Agora # 17. "As far as we know, the 5th-century B.C. Greek philosopher Socrates himself wrote nothing. We discover his thoughts and deeds entirely through the writings of his followers, disciples who accompanied him on his walks through the Athenian Agora and engaged in… Read more
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Ancient Athens, Cape Sounion, Aegina and Olympia : Guide with Reconstructions

by Greco, Emanuele

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2004
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Roma/Rome: Vision S.R.L., 2004 "Monuments Past & Present series" Postcard sized illustrations of the monuments today are overlaid with transparent sheets showing how they would have looked originally. The author is the Director of the Italian Archaeological School of Athens. 98p. illus.. First Thus.. Comb Binding/Plastic Cover. Fine.
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The Stoa of Attalos II in Athens

by Thpmpson Homer A.

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1962
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Athens: The American School of Classical Studies at Athens,, 1962 Excavations of the Athenian Agora. Series # 2 . 36p. Illus. [B & W]. Orignal Wraps. Very Good.
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Song of Wrath: The Peloponnesian War Begins

by Lenden, J.E. [Ted]

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2010
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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Basic Books, 2010 Song of Wrath tells the story of Athens Ten Years War (431- 421 BC) against grim Sparta, the first decade of the terrible Peloponnesian War that turned the Golden Age of Greece to lead. Historian J.E. Lendon presents a sweeping tale of pitched battles by land and sea, sieges, sacks, raids, and… Read more
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Athens Past & Present : A Guide with Reconstructions of Ancient Monuments

by Panaiotou, Niki Drosseu

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1995
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Roma/Rome: Vision S.R.L., 1995 "Monuments Past & Present series" IIlustrated handbook to the famous sites in Athens. Postcard sized illustrations of the monuments today are overlaid with transparent sheets showing how they would have looked originally.. First Thus.. Comb Binding/Plastic Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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