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Marathon Fighters and Men of Maple: Ancient Acharnai

ISBN : 9780199645794

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¥23,529
Author: 
Danielle L. Kellogg
Pages
364 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
159 x 217 mm
Pub date
Aug 2013
In ancient Athenian democracy there were one hundred and thirty-nine official demes, or recognized population centres, which formed the foundation of the political system introduced by Kleisthenes in ... Read more

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Myth, Truth, and Narrative in Herodotus

ISBN : 9780199693979

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¥25,575
Author: 
Emily Baragwanath; Mathieu de Bakker
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
158 x 224 mm
Pub date
Sep 2012
Herodotus, the 'Father of History', is infamously known for having employed elements more akin to mythological tales than to unvarnished 'truth' in translating his historical research into narrative f ... Read more

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Oracles, Curses, and Risk Among the Ancient Greeks

ISBN : 9780199660667

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¥14,113
Author: 
Esther Eidinow
Pages
536 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 233 mm
Pub date
Aug 2013
How did ancient Greek men and women deal with the uncertainty and risk of everyday life? What did they fear most, and how did they manage their anxieties? Esther Eidinow sets side-by-side two collecti ... Read more

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Patterns of the Past: Epitedeumata in the Greek Tradition

ISBN : 9780199668885

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¥16,984
Author: 
Alfonso Moreno; Rosalind Thomas
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 226 mm
Pub date
Nov 2014
Classical Greek consistently uses epitedeumata to signify 'way of life' or even 'everyday habits', but always refers to practices that are deliberately pursued, not traditions and customs that are pas ... Read more

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Pausanias in the World of Greek Myth

ISBN : 9780198832553

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¥15,345
Author: 
Greta Hawes
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Sep 2021
Greek myth comes to us through many different channels. Our best source for the ways that local communities told and used these stories is a travel guide from the second century AD, the Periegesis of ... Read more

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Plutarch and His Roman Readers

ISBN : 9780198718338

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¥25,575
Author: 
Philip A. Stadter
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
Jan 2015
Plutarch's focus on the great leaders of the classical world, his anecdotal style, and his self-presentation as a good-natured friend and wise counsellor have appealed over the centuries to a wide aud ... Read more

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Poiesis: Manufacturing in Classical Athens

ISBN : 9780190494346

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¥12,628
Author: 
Peter Acton
Pages
404 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jun 2016
Poiesis brings together archaeological finds, ancient texts and inscriptions, recent scholarly analysis, and the expertise of modern craftsmen to investigate every known facet of Athens' manufacturing ... Read more

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Poiesis: Manufacturing in Classical Athens

ISBN : 9780199335930

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¥18,568
Author: 
Peter Acton
Pages
408 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
164 x 239 mm
Pub date
Dec 2014
Despite the fact that Athenians consumed great quantities of manufactured goods, and around half of the residents of classical Athens can be shown to have been more or less dependent for survival on m ... Read more

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Polybius and His World: Essays in Memory of F.W. Walbank

ISBN : 9780199608409

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¥30,690
Author: 
Bruce Gibson; Thomas Harrison
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
Mar 2013
From his first publication, Aratos of Sicyon (1933), to his death in 2008, F. W. Walbank established himself as one of the leading ancient historians of the last century. His many publications - not l ... Read more

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Proxeny and Polis: Institutional Networks in the Ancient Greek World

ISBN : 9780198713869

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¥26,081
Author: 
William Mack
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
149 x 223 mm
Pub date
Mar 2015
Series
Oxford Studies in Ancient Documents
Known from ancient authors such as Herodotus, Thucydides, and Plato, and more than 2,500 inscriptions, proxeny (a form of public guest-friendship) is the best attested interstate institution of the an ... Read more

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