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Athena Sings: Wagner and the Greeks

by Lee, M. Owen

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2003
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9780802085801
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Downsview, Ontario, Canada: University of Toronto Press, 2003 Father Owen Lee (C.S.B.) was Professor Emeritus of Classics at the University of Toronto and moonlighted as intermission commentator, pianist, and quiz panelist on the Metropolitan Opera radio broadcasts. So this book, based on a talk given to the Wagner Society of Toronto, combined both his passions, and demonstrates the influence that… 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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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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Greece :Old and New :The Power of the Near East in History and Today

by Phoutrides, Aristides

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1921
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New York: The Mentor, 1921 Articles in "The Mentor" Volume 9, Number1, February 1921 This special issue includes "Beautiful gravure pictures, reproductions of exclusive photograohs made by order of the Greek government ... "Monasteries in the Air" The Acropolis of Athens, the temples and cities of ancient Greece...." 40p.illus.. Stapled Wraps. Fine.
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If Aristotle Ran General Motors : The New Soul Of Business

by Morris, Tom

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1997
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9780805052527
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New York: Henry Holt and Co., 1997 If Aristotle Ran General Motors presents the most compelling case of any book yet written for a new ethics in business and for a workplace where openness and integrity are the rule rather than the exception. It offers an optimistic vision for the future and a plan for reinvigorating the corporate spirit and… Read more
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A Season of Opera: From Orpheus to Ariadne

by Lee, M. Owen

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2000
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9780802042965
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2000 Father Owen Lee is internationally known for his intermission commentaries featured during the Saturday afternoon broadcasts from the Metropolitan Opera House in New York. A Season of Opera: gathers together for the first time Father Lee's best broadcast and cassette commentaries, public lectures, and articles on twenty-three works for the musical stage. The… Read more
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Literary Companion to Travel in Greece

by Stoneman, Richard

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1984
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First Thus.
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9780140065497
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London: Penguin, 1984 Gazetteer of Greek places as described by poets and writers through the ages. 321p. bibliography. index. First Thus.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Sokrates Yontemi; Zihno En Ust Derecede Kullanmanin Yedi Temel Anahtari

by Gross, Ronald

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2006
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1st Turkish Edition.
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9789944326254
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Istanbul: Pegasus Yayinlari, 2006 Translation into Turkish of "Socrates' Way - Seven Keys to Using Your Mind to the Utmost". 1st Turkish Edition.. Soft Cover. Fine. Illus. by Trans. Ibrahim Sener.
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Greece : A Literary Companion

by Garrett, Martin

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1994
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London: John Murray., 1994 Gazetteer of Greek places as described by poets and writers through the ages. 228p. bibliography. index. Revire copy - publisher's lanel on ffep.. 1st.UK Ed... Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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Travels with Epicurus : Meditations from a Greek Island on the Pleasures of Old Age

by Klein , Daniel

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2014
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Reprint.
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London: Oneworld, 2014 Asking whether it is better to be forever young or grin toothlessly and authentically into old age, Daniel Klein journeys to the Greek island of Hydra to see a different side to aging, drawing on the lives of the Octogenarian Greek locals and philosophers from Epicurus to Sartre, to discover the secrets of aging happily. 164p.. Reprint..… Read more
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Achilles in Vietnam : Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character

by Shay, Jonathan

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1995
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9780684813219
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New York: Simon & Schuster/Touchstone, 1995 "In this strikingly original and groundbreaking book, Dr. Shay examines the psychological devastation of war by comparing the soldiers of Homer's Iliad with Vietnam veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Although the Iliad was written twenty-seven centuries ago it has much to teach about combat trauma , as do the more recent, compelling voices… 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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9780385495547
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New York: Anchor Books, 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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Alexander the Great's Art of Strategy: The Timeless Leadership Lessons of History's Greatest Empire Builder

by Bose, Partha Sarathi

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2003
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9781592400065
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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Gotham Books, 2003 The chief marketing officer of an international consulting firm reveals how the strategy secrets of Alexander the Great can help you gain the competitive edge in today's tough business world. . He built cities and cultures that still exist today. Perhaps the greatest military strategist, tactician, and ruler in history, Alexander the… Read more
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Mediterranean Heritage

by Fox, David Scott

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Published
1978
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Fine
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1st UK Ed..
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9780710088406
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London: Routledge, Kegan Paul, 1978 Surveys the influence of Mediterranean cultures (Greek , Roman, Renaissance ) on English architecture and painting.179p. plates bibliography.index. 1st UK Ed... Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good, Price Clipped.
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Literary Companion to Travel in Greece

by Stoneman, Richard

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1984
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First Thus.
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London: Penguin, 1984 Gazetteer of Greek places as described by poets and writers through the ages. 321p. bibliography. index. First Thus.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Chippendale and His Contemporaries

by Kenworthy-Browne, John Anthony

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1975
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1st UK Ed..
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9780856131943
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London: Orbis Publishing, 1975 Large format illustrated book on English furniture of the Georgian/Regency period. Includes Neo-Hellenic designs. 1st UK Ed... Hardcover. Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips.
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Goddesses in Every Woman: A New Psychology of Women.

by Bolen, Jean Shinoda

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1985
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First Pbk.Ed..
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9780060912918
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New York: Harper/Colophon Books, 1985 Foreword by Gloria Steinem. 334p. bibliography.index.. First Pbk.Ed... Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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English Bards and Grecian Marbles : The Relationship Between Sculpture and Poetry Especially in the Romantic Period

by Larrabee,Stephen A

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1964
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Port Washington NY: Kennicat Press, 1964 Clean neat copy, minor signs of library ownership on endpapers, spine and small stamp on title page. Facsimile Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The Greek Heritage in Victorian Britain

by Turner, Frank M

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1984
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Reprint
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9780300032574
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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1984 "An important study that establishes what Victorian writers said about Greek culture and how their interpretations both molded and reflected the attitudes and values of the Victorian age." 461p. index Heavy, large format softcover.. Reprint. Soft Cover. Near Fine.
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Arion and the Dolphin : A Libretto By Vikram Seth

by Seth, Vikram

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1994
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9781897580462
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London: Phoenix House, 1994 "Arion and the Dolphin is an opera in 9 scenes for professional and community performers. The music is composed by Alec Roth and the libretto is by Vikram Seth. It was commissioned by the Baylis programme at the English National Opera and was first performed in Plymouth on June 1994 " 60 pages ( Libretto ONLY).… Read more
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