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Olympia : The Games in Antiquity

by Maranti, Anna

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1999
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Fine
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1st Greek Edition
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9789605403362
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Athens: Toubis, 1999 Well illustrated guide to the archaeological site, the Museum, myth and history.127p, illus. bibliography. Publisher PR abut the 2004 Athens Olympic Games laid in. . 1st Greek Edition. French Wraps. Fine.
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Sport in Classic Times

by Butler, Alfred Joshua

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1975
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Good
ISBN
9780913232132
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Los Angeles: W. Kaufmann, 1975 Not the athletic sports of the Olympics, but field sports - a survey of hunting and fishing in ancient Greece and Rome."As might be expected, hunting and fishing are the two main themes of the book, though some space is devoted to fowling and other sports. It will certainly surprise many readers to learn how… Read more
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Athens: PEP '86, 1986 1o Pankosmio Protathleme Athletismo Ephevon-Neanidon Athens '86 /1st World Junior Athletics Championships, Athens '86 /1ers Championats du monde juniors d'athletisme '86 Text in Greek English and French 32p. illus [ Worldcat lists no copy in US]. First Thus.. Original Wraps. Near Fine.
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The Olympic Games in Ancient Greece

by Yalouris, Nikolaos (Ed)

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1982
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As New
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Reprint.
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9789602131329
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Athens: Ekdotike Athenon, 1982 Wonderfully illustrated, comprehensive survey of the ancient games - essays by a number of experts originally published in Greek 1976 as "He Historia ton Olympiakon Agon" 302p. bibliography.index. Reprint.. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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Ancient Greek Athletics

by Miller, Stephen G

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KALAMOS BOOKS
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2004
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Fine
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9780300115291
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New Haven, Ct: Yale University Press, 2004 The earliest Olympic games began more than twenty-five-hundred years ago. What were they like, how were they organized, who participated? Were ancient sports a means of preparing youth for warfare? In this lavishly illustrated book, a world expert on ancient Greek athletics provides the first comprehensive introduction to the subject, vividly describing ancient… Read more
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The Ancient Olympic Games

by Swaddling, Judith

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1984
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Near Fine
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1st US Ed..
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9780292703735
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Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, 1984 " .a guide to the ancient Games, Judith Swaddling traces their mythological and religious origins, and describes the events, the sacred ceremony and the celebrations that were an essential part of the Olympic festival. " 80p. illus bibliography . Ownership marks, else fine. 1st US Ed... Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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Report of the Twelfth Session of the International Olympic Academy at Olympia. (July 1972)

by International Olympic Academy

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1972
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Near Fine
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First Printing.
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Athens: Hellenic Olympic Committee,, 1972 Proceedings, lectures and event. list of participants 12-30th. July 1972. 301p. illus (B & W). First Printing.. Laminated Softcover. Near Fine.
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Athletics of the Ancient World

by Gardiner, Edward Norman

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1967
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Fine
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Reprint
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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1967 First published in 1930, reprinted 1967 from corrected sheets of the first edition. 246p.illus. bibliography.index. Clean crisp copy, owner's name on ffep, else fine. Reprint. Cloth. Fine/No Jacket.
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The Ancient Olympics

by Spivey, Nigel

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2004
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New
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1st UK Ed..
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9780192804334
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$27.50

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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004 "This is the first time that the long history of the Olympic institution has been traced with reference to social behaviour, sexual habits, and the aesthetic ideals of Classical antiquity. Were there any direct links between athletics and military training? Why did Greek athletes compete in the nude? How did the Romans change the games?… Read more
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Ancient Greek Athletics

by Miller, Stephen G

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2004
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Fine
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ARC/Advance Reading Copy.
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9780300100839
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New Haven, Ct: Yale University Press, 2004 Using a broad array of sources, Miller reconstructs ancient Greek athletic festivals and the details of specific athletic events. He explores the role of women in ancient athletics, the place of amateurism, and the relationship between athletic events and social and political life. Uncorrected Proof. 275p. illus.. ARC/Advance Reading Copy.. Original Wraps. Fine.… Read more
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Greece 1987

by National Tourist Organization of Greece (NTOG / EOT)

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1986
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Very Good
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1st Greek Edition.
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Athens: NTOG, 1986 Book about Greece for tourists issued annually by the NTOG - beautifully illustrated with maps and travel information. Articles on Sport in Greece (pp-160-181) and on Athens (pp 182-203). 1st Greek Edition.. Printer Wrapper. Very Good.
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The Boy Who Was Buried This Morning

by Hansen, Joseph

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Mordida Books
Published
1990
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First Edition
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New York: Viking. 1990. First Edition. Inscribed By Author Very fine in dust jacket. .
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Sport in Classic Times

by Butler, Alfred Joshua

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1975
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Very Good
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9780913232132
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Los Angeles: W. Kaufmann, 1975 Not the athletic sports of the Olympics, but field sports - a survey of hunting and fishing in ancient Greece and Rome."As might be expected, hunting and fishing are the two main themes of the book, though some space is devoted to fowling and other sports. It will certainly surprise many readers to learn how… Read more
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Olympic Games in Ancient Greece

by Glubok, Shirley; Tamarin, Alfred

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1976
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Near Fine
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1st.US Edition.
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9780060220488
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$15.00

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New York: HarperCollins, 1976 Illustrated survey of the original Olympic games (for grades 5-9) 116p. illus. chronology index. 1st.US Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Ancient Greek Athletics : Myths, History and Culture

by Varvitsiotis, Orestes G

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2004
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Ed..
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9789606301605
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$20.00

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Athens: In Tempo, 2004 " Although the book gives a detailed history of the Olympian Games and describes the organization, rules and kind of events that took place during the eleven centuries of their life, Varvitsiotes' book gives greater emphasis to the cultural aspects of athletics in ancient Greece, and how athletics influenced the Greeks' overall culture and, they in… Read more
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