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My library Help Advanced Book Search. Providing short chapters that cover Greece and its environs from the Bronze Age until the Hellenistic era, this book excels and providing a you guessed it brief political hrief overview of the various events of the period while giving greater emphasis to cultural and social history.

The Land of Greece 1. User Review – Flag as inappropriate I found this very useful but why can I not print this large enough so i can read it? It has a good balance between being complete and not having too much detail. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Bestsellers in Ancient History: Click to enlarge Price: Collin rated it hisgory was ok May 05, However, I feel more inclined to read Herodotus’s ‘The Histories’ as a result of reading this brief history. Tandy No preview available – Using physical evidence from archaeology, the written testimony of literary texts a brief history of ancient greece pomeroy inscriptions, and anthropological models based on comparative studies, this compact volume provides an account of the Greek world that is thoughtful and sophisticated yet accessible to students and general readers with little or no knowledge of Greece.


Politics, Society, and Culture. Interesting rather than inspiring. Mycenaean sites in the thirteenth century bc.

A Brief History of Ancient Greece, International Edition : Politics, Society, and Culture

Ancient Greece was an interesting, elaborate, sensual, destructive and intellectual time. Special Features Uniquely in-depth coverage of social and cultural topics including women and family life, material culture, religion, law, homosexuality, slavery, athletics, and life in the countryside.

Megan rated it liked it Aug 30, Zach rated it liked it May 15, Numerous “document boxes” that include primary source material ” Expanded coverage of women and family life, religion, and athletics.

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Pomeroy No preview available – Four leading authorities on the classical world offer a lively and up-to-date account of Greek civilization and history in all its complexity and variety, covering the entire period from the Bronze Age through the Hellenistic Era, and integrating the most recent research in archaeology, comparative anthropology, and social history.

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Yet, it if has something to offer, by giving some accounts of small tidbits of Athenian culture during the classical period. I liked this book much, much more than the one A brief history of ancient greece pomeroy had for the Romans.

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Balanced historical coverage explores the political, military, social, cultural, and economic history of the ancient Greeks from the Bronze Age to the Hellenistic era.

Additionally, there are frequent mentions of the Ancient Near East, which had major influences on the history of Ancient Greece to say the least ; but mentions of said topic are left open-ended and vague. The Hrief of Carthage Adrian Goldsworthy. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Aug 25, Alexander rated it liked it Shelves: