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The Greeks in Asia, John Boardman

Label
The Greeks in Asia
Title
The Greeks in Asia
Statement of responsibility
John Boardman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book recounts the influence of Greek communities and their culture across Central Asia, India and Western China, from the Bronze Age through the rise of Islam."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1927-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boardman, John
Dewey number
909/.095
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
CB253
LC item number
.B63 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Oriental
  • Asia
  • Art, Asian
  • Greeks
  • Greece
  • Art, Asian
  • Civilization
  • Civilization
  • Civilization, Oriental
  • Greeks
  • Asia
  • Greece
  • Kulturaustausch
  • Kunst
  • Rezeption
  • Asien
  • Griechenland
  • Art, Asian
  • Civilization, Oriental
  • Greeks
  • Asia
  • Greece
Label
The Greeks in Asia, John Boardman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Greeks and Alexander "the Great."
  • The invasion of the Persian Empire
  • Into Asia
  • The Hellenistic heritage: 3rd to 1st centuries BC
  • The new Greek kingdoms in the east.
  • The kingdoms
  • Their cities and art
  • Their coinage
  • Greeks and their arts in Central Asia.
  • Greeks and nomads: Scythians, Sarmatians
  • Greece and the east: beginnings.
  • The Yuehzhi and Tillya Tepe
  • The farther east
  • Greeks and their arts in India.
  • The Mauryans and Buddhism
  • The Sunga dynasty
  • Taxila and Gandhara
  • Greek and/or Roman -- a memo
  • The "Gandhara style" in sculpture
  • Greeks, Romans, Parthians and Sasanians: before Islam
  • Epilogue: myth, history and archeology
  • Eastern origins
  • Greeks going east
  • Greeks and Achaemenid Persia.
  • The confrontation
  • Greeks in the Persian Empire
  • The view from home
  • The view from Homeric heritage
Control code
ocn892891685
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780500252130
Lccn
2014952407
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780500252130
  • (OCoLC)892891685
Label
The Greeks in Asia, John Boardman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Greeks and Alexander "the Great."
  • The invasion of the Persian Empire
  • Into Asia
  • The Hellenistic heritage: 3rd to 1st centuries BC
  • The new Greek kingdoms in the east.
  • The kingdoms
  • Their cities and art
  • Their coinage
  • Greeks and their arts in Central Asia.
  • Greeks and nomads: Scythians, Sarmatians
  • Greece and the east: beginnings.
  • The Yuehzhi and Tillya Tepe
  • The farther east
  • Greeks and their arts in India.
  • The Mauryans and Buddhism
  • The Sunga dynasty
  • Taxila and Gandhara
  • Greek and/or Roman -- a memo
  • The "Gandhara style" in sculpture
  • Greeks, Romans, Parthians and Sasanians: before Islam
  • Epilogue: myth, history and archeology
  • Eastern origins
  • Greeks going east
  • Greeks and Achaemenid Persia.
  • The confrontation
  • Greeks in the Persian Empire
  • The view from home
  • The view from Homeric heritage
Control code
ocn892891685
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780500252130
Lccn
2014952407
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780500252130
  • (OCoLC)892891685

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