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  • Ancient Greek Laws

    A Sourcebook, 1st Edition

    By Ilias Arnaoutoglou

    In this comprehensive and accessible sourcebook, Ilias Arnaoutoglou presents a collection of ancient Greek laws, which are situated in their legal and historical contexts and are elucidated with relevant selections from Greek literature and epigraphical testimonies. A wide area of legislative…

    Paperback – 1998-04-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

  • Classical Myths and Legends in the Middle Ages and Renaissance

    A Dictionary of Allegorical Meanings, 1st Edition

    By H. David Brumble

    While numerous classical dictionaries identify the figures and tales of Greek and Roman mythology, this reference book explains the allegorical significance attached to the myths by Medieval and Renaissance authors. Included are several hundred alphabetically arranged entries for the gods,…

    Hardback – 1998-02-01
    Routledge

  • Encyclopedia of Classical Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Donald J. Zeyl

    The Encyclopedia of Classical Philosophy is a reference work on the philosophy of Greek and Roman antiquity. It includes subjects and figures from the dawn of philosophy in Ionia in the 6th century BC to the demise of the Academy in Athens in the 6th century AD. Scholarly study of the texts and…

    Hardback – 1997-06-01
    Routledge

  • The Ancient Near East

    c.3000–330 BC (2 volumes), 1st Edition

    By Amélie Kuhrt

    The Ancient Near East embraces a vast geographical area, from the borders of Iran and Afghanistan in the east to the Levant and Anatolia, and from the Black Sea in the north to Egypt in the south. It was a region of enormous cultural, political and linguistic diversity. In this authoritative new…

    Paperback – 1997-05-22
    Routledge
    The Routledge History of the Ancient World

  • Prayer From Alexander To Constantine

    A Critical Anthology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Kiley

    Prayer From Alexander To Constantine presents a diverse selection of prayer chosen by over 40 different historians, all specialists in their respective areas of Graeco-Roman literature. This collaboration gives the book a range and depth that no individual author could hope to rival.Each selection…

    Paperback – 1997-05-01
    Routledge

  • Projecting the Past

    Ancient Rome, Cinema and History, 1st Edition

    By Maria Wyke

    Brought vividly to life on screen, the myth of ancient Rome resonates through modern popular culture. Projecting the Past examines how the cinematic traditions of Hollywood and Italy have resurrected ancient Rome to address the concerns of the present. The book engages contemporary debates about…

    Paperback – 1997-04-25
    Routledge

  • The Greek World in the Fourth Century

    From the Fall of the Athenian Empire to the Successors of Alexander, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lawrence A. Tritle

    The contributors in this volume present a systematic survey of the struggles of Athens, Sparta and Thebes to dominate Greece in the fourth century - only to be overwhelmed by the newly emerging Macedonian kingdom of Philip II. Additionally, the situation of Greeks in Sicily, Italy and Asia is…

    Paperback – 1997-01-30
    Routledge

  • Stoics, Epicureans and Sceptics

    An Introduction to Hellenistic Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By R.W. Sharples

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1996-09-12
    Routledge

  • Aspects of Greek History 750-323BC

    A Source-Based Approach, 1st Edition

    By Terry Buckley

    Aspects of Greek History offers an indispensable introduction to the central period of Greek History for all students of classics. Chapter by chapter, the relevant historical periods from the age of colonization to Alexander the Great are reconstructed. Emphasis is laid on the interpretation of the…

    Hardback – 1996-05-16
    Routledge
    Aspects of Classical Civilization

  • The Red and the Black

    Studies in Greek Pottery, 1st Edition

    By Brian A. Sparkes

    The Red and the Black covers the major stages in the history of Greek pottery production, both figured and plain, as they are understood today. It provides an up-to-date evaluation of ways of studying Greek pottery and encourages new approaches.There is a detailed analysis of the subject matter of…

    Paperback – 1996-03-28
    Routledge

  • Roman Italy, 338 BC - AD 200

    A Sourcebook, 1st Edition

    By Kathryn Lomas

    Edited by Kathryn Lomas

    This work gives students of all levels access to a comprehensive collection of primary sources on the early history of Italy, from the early expansion of Roman power to the first emmergence of Italy as a unified and cultural political unit. The sources, presented in translation, cover the Roman…

    Paperback – 1996-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

  • The Greeks

    An Introduction to Their Culture, 1st Edition

    By Robin Sowerby

    A concise yet wide-ranging introduction to the culture of ancient Greece, The Greeks is a lucid survey that:* covers all the key elements of ancient Greek civilization from the age of Homer to the end of the classical period* provides detailed discussions of the main trends in literature and…

    Hardback – 1995-09-21
    Routledge
    Peoples of the Ancient World

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