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The Greeks: An Introduction to their Culture

by Sowerby, Robin

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2006
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9780415120425
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London: Routledge, 2006 216p. illus (B & W) bibliography.index. Student level introduction to ancient Greece. Nice clean tight copy, but disfigured by stamps on outside of the pages and a few underlinings - but only on the first 5 pages- the rest of the text clean, tight and crisp (I think this student did not read any further !]. Reprint.… Read more
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Oi Arkades : e Katagoge, o Charakteras, e Diaspora tis sten archaioteta kai e Symboletis tis Ston Politismo

by Vlassopoulou-Karydi, Maria

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2010
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1st Greek Ed.
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9789609318280
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Athens: Karydis Editions, 2010 "Arcadians: Origins, Character, their Diaspora in Ancient Times and their Contribution to Civilisation" "The Arcadians through their struggles, the culture and their character, bequeathed the Arcadian Ideal, a vision and cohesive bond not only to Hellenism, but also to the whole of mankind, which needs to exploit its history in order to make a real… Read more
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Arcadians - Arkades IN GREEK and English)

by Vlassopoulou-Karydi, Maria

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2010
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Athens: Karydis Editions, 2010 Arcadians: Origins, Character, their Diaspora in Ancient Times and their Contribution to Civilisation "The Arcadians through their struggles, the culture and their character, bequeathed the Arcadian Ideal, a vision and cohesive bond not only to Hellenism, but also to the whole of mankind, which needs to exploit its history in order to make a real… Read more
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History of the Peloponnesian War

by Thucydides

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1997
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9781853264818
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London: Wordsworth Classics, 1997 Reprint of the standard 1876 translation by Richard Crawley Introduction by Lorna Hardwick. 477p,map. Reprint. Softcover. Near Fine. Illus. by Trans. Richard Crawley.
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Vol.182 # 6 December 1992

by National Geographic

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1992
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Washington: National Geographic Society, 1992 Contains article "Vocanoes : the Crucibles of Creation" by Noel Grove [page 5-51]. Softcover. As New. Periodical/Magazine.
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A Brief History of Classical Civilization

by Kershaw, Stephen

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2010
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9781845298869
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Philadelphia: Running Press, 2010 From the origins of democracy to the Fall of the Roman Empire. The true history of the classical world is revealed here and will include everything you need to know including: Why was Julius Caesar assassinated? Who were the Spartans? Where does democracy come from? Despite centuries of history, the ancient world still has a powerful… Read more
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What Life Was Like at the Dawn of Democracy: Classical Athens, 525-322 B.CWhat Life Was Like Ser.)

by McInerney, Jeremy

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1999
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9780783554532
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Alexandria, VA: Time-Life, 1999 1st.US Ed... Laminated HC. New.
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The Birth of Greek Civilization

by Oliva, Pavel

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Published
1981
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Fine
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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9780856133213
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London: Book Club Associates, 1981 A comprehensive account of the pre-classical period of Greek history including the early Neolithic age, the Bronze Age, Mycenaean Civilisation, Sparta and Dorian Crete, Greek colonisation, social change, the history of Athens, art, literature and thought. 200p. illus bibliography index. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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The Marvellous Century : Archaic Man and the Awakening of Reason

by Woodcock,George

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1989
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9780889027398
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Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1989 a "fascinating and scholarly overview " of the world in the 6th.C. BC. " .the time of Xenophanes, Cyrus, Solon the Lawmaker, Sappho,The Buddha ,Aeschylus,Pythagoras, Confucius, Lao-Tzu, and Nebuchadnezzar." 260p. bibliography.index Bookplate inside front cover. First Pbk.Ed... Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Volcanoes : the Crucibles of Creation [IN Vol.182 # 6 December 1992]

by Grove, Noel

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1992
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Washington: National Geographic Society, 1992 Contains article "Volcanoes : the Crucibles of Creation" by Noel Grove [page 5-41]. Soft Cover. As New. Periodical/Magazine.
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Pelican History of Greece

by Burn, A.R.(Andrew Robert)

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1974
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9780140207927
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London: Pelican/Penguin , 1974 "...the whole history of Hellas in one volume ...(for)...the adult reader with little or no knowleddge of classical literature." Pbk. 415p. bibliography.index.chron.table. Overall a good student reading copy with some pencil underlinings between pages 1-81 . Pbk.. Good.
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Ancient Greece Part III : Alexander the Conqueror (IN National Geographic Vol.197 # 3 March 2000

by Alexander, Caroline

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2000
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Washington: National Geographic Society, 2000 An illustrated article by Caroline Alexander "Ancient Greece Part II:Ascent to Glory IN: National Georgraphic Vol. $ in :(pp.108-139). Soft Cover. Very Good. Periodical/Magazine.
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Ancient Greece Part II. Ascent to Glory

by Alexander, Caroline

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2000
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Washington: National Geographic Society, 2000 An illustrated article article by Caroline Alexander Glory IN:National Geographic Vol.197 #2 February 2000 (pp 108-139]. Soft Cover. Very Good. Periodical/Magazine.
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Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea : Why the Greeks Matter (The Hinges of History Ser., Vol. 4)

by Cahill, Thomas

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2003
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9780385495530
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New York: Doubleday Publishing, 2003 Thomas Cahill brings his characteristic wit and style to a fascinating tour of ancient Greece. Explore the legacy, good and bad, of the ancient Greeks. the Greeks invented everything from Western warfare to mystical prayer, from logic to statecraft. Many of their achievements, particularly in art and philosophy, are widely celebrated, other important innovations and… Read more
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Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea : Why the Greeks Matter (The Hinges of History Ser., Vol. 4)

by Cahill, Thomas

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2003
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Large Type Edition
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9780375432316
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New York: Random House Large Type, 2003 Thomas Cahill brings his characteristic wit and style to a fascinating tour of ancient Greece. Explore the legacy, good and bad, of the ancient Greeks. the Greeks invented everything from Western warfare to mystical prayer, from logic to statecraft. Many of their achievements, particularly in art and philosophy, are widely celebrated, other important… Read more
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Byzantine and Moslem: Teacher's Guide

by Lampros, Susan [Lambros]

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1970
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First Thus
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St Louis, MO.: Milliken Publishing Company, 1970 "A Milliken full-color Transparency-Duplicating book" Intended as a classroom aid for teachers this example of a 12 lesson module "Discusses similarities and differencies between the history of the Byzantine and the Moslem Empires" It contains 12 overhead transparencies[ color ; 21 x 26 cm ] and 12 duplicating masters [all unused]… Read more
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The Age of Pericles [Part 1 of 2 ]

by McInerney, Jeremy

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2004
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9781565859074
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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 Urban Development of Ancient Corinth

by Robinson, Henry

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1965
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Athens: American School of Classical Studies, 1965 Reprinted by permission from "Etudes Sur L'Art Antique' (Musee National de Varsovie1963.) 32p.plates maps.. Reprint. Original Wraps. Near Fine.
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Greek Sculpture and Painting to the End of the Hellenistic Period

by Beazley,,J.D. & Ashmole, Bernard

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1932
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1st UK Edition.
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Cambridge: Cambridge U.P., 1932 Contents: Early Greek art: introduction; Geometric art; Oriental influences & the earliest archaic art; The sixth century, to 520BC: early & middle archaic sculpture; The sixth century, to 520BC: early & middle archaic painting; Late archaic sculpture; Late archaic painting; Early classical sculpture; Early classical painting; Classical sculpture I: the second half of the fifth century;… 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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