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The Resource Discovering the world of the ancient Greeks, Zofia Archibald

Discovering the world of the ancient Greeks, Zofia Archibald

Label
Discovering the world of the ancient Greeks
Title
Discovering the world of the ancient Greeks
Statement of responsibility
Zofia Archibald
Title variation
Ancient Greeks
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides an overview of the Greek achievement, describes the great archaeological discoveries, and shows how the evidence they have provided has been collected and interpreted
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Archibald, Zosia H.
Dewey number
938
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DF77
LC item number
.A68 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Kunst
  • Geschichte
  • Bildband
  • Griechenland
  • Antiquities
  • Civilization
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • Greece
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
Label
Discovering the world of the ancient Greeks, Zofia Archibald
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Quarto book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 191) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chronology -- Map of the Aegean -- Preface -- Introduction -- The archaeological story -- Divided loot -- Constantinople -- The Italian collectors -- Winckelman -- The Bay of Naples -- Finding and recording -- Archaeological methods -- Myth into history -- The Germans at Olympia -- Excavations at Troy and Mycenae -- Knossos -- Mainland Greece -- Western Asia -- The great cities -- Olynthos and Athens' Agora -- New horizons -- The Greek settlements -- From lens to laser -- The world of the ancient Greeks -- The Pre-Minoans -- The Minoans -- The Mycenaeans -- Destruction and dispersal -- The rise of the polis -- The Greek farmer -- Aristocratic society -- The cult of the body -- The tyrants -- Greek soldiers -- Traders and travellers -- The Greek colonies -- Pioneers in exploration -- The Persian wars -- Sparta -- Athens -- Athenian democracy -- Town planning -- Masters and slaves -- Birth, marriage, and death -- Greek religion -- Greek tragedy -- Greek comedy -- Gazetteer of sites: Map of the Aegean, Athens, Epidauros and the new healing, Mycenae and the late Bronze Age, Olympia, Delphi, Lefkandi and Eretria, Aigai and Pella, Thasos, Pergamon, Ephesos and Samos, Harlikarnassos and Rhodes, Delos, Knossos and the Minoan palaces, Metapontion, Herakleia, and southern Italy, Syracuse and Sicily, Alexandria
Control code
ocm24608256
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780816026142
Lccn
91219515
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o24608256
  • (OCoLC)24608256
Label
Discovering the world of the ancient Greeks, Zofia Archibald
Publication
Note
"A Quarto book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 191) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chronology -- Map of the Aegean -- Preface -- Introduction -- The archaeological story -- Divided loot -- Constantinople -- The Italian collectors -- Winckelman -- The Bay of Naples -- Finding and recording -- Archaeological methods -- Myth into history -- The Germans at Olympia -- Excavations at Troy and Mycenae -- Knossos -- Mainland Greece -- Western Asia -- The great cities -- Olynthos and Athens' Agora -- New horizons -- The Greek settlements -- From lens to laser -- The world of the ancient Greeks -- The Pre-Minoans -- The Minoans -- The Mycenaeans -- Destruction and dispersal -- The rise of the polis -- The Greek farmer -- Aristocratic society -- The cult of the body -- The tyrants -- Greek soldiers -- Traders and travellers -- The Greek colonies -- Pioneers in exploration -- The Persian wars -- Sparta -- Athens -- Athenian democracy -- Town planning -- Masters and slaves -- Birth, marriage, and death -- Greek religion -- Greek tragedy -- Greek comedy -- Gazetteer of sites: Map of the Aegean, Athens, Epidauros and the new healing, Mycenae and the late Bronze Age, Olympia, Delphi, Lefkandi and Eretria, Aigai and Pella, Thasos, Pergamon, Ephesos and Samos, Harlikarnassos and Rhodes, Delos, Knossos and the Minoan palaces, Metapontion, Herakleia, and southern Italy, Syracuse and Sicily, Alexandria
Control code
ocm24608256
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9780816026142
Lccn
91219515
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o24608256
  • (OCoLC)24608256

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