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  1. Understanding Relations Between Scripts

    Understanding Relations Between Scripts: The Aegean Writing Systems [Paperback]

    Philippa Steele (Editor)

    Regular Price: £36.00

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    ISBN: 9781785706448
    Published by : Oxbow Books
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    Understanding Relations Between Scripts examines the writing systems of the ancient Aegean and Cyprus in the second and first millennia BC, principally Cretan ‘Hieroglyphic’, Linear A, Linear B, Cypro-Minoan and the Cypriot Syllabary... .... Learn More
  2. Archaeology and Homeric Epic

    Archaeology and Homeric Epic [Paperback]

    Susan Sherratt (Editor); John Bennet (Editor)

    £36.00

    ISBN: 9781785702952
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: SHEFFIELD STUDIES IN AEGEAN ARCHAEOLOGY
    Volume: Sheffield Studies in Aegean Archaeology
    The relationship between the Homeric epics and archaeology has long suffered mixed fortunes, swinging between 'fundamentalist' attempts to use archaeology in order to demonstrate the essential historicity of the epics and their background, an... .... Learn More
  3. Ancient Historiography on War and Empire

    Ancient Historiography on War and Empire [Hardback]

    Timothy Howe (Editor); Sabine Müller (Editor); Richard Stoneman (Editor)

    £48.00

    ISBN: 9781785702990
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    In the ancient Greek-speaking world, writing about the past meant balancing the reporting of facts with shaping and guiding the political interests and behaviours of the present. Ancient Historiography on War and Empire shows the ways in whic... .... Learn More
  4. Pindars Poetics of Immortality

    Pindars Poetics of Immortality [Hardback]

    Asya C. Sigelman (Author)

    £64.99

    ISBN: 9781107135017
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    Modern scholarship tends to focus on the social, political and economic information that can be gleaned from Pindar's treatment of the subject of his victory odes - the athlete who brings immortality to his family and polis. In this book, Asy... .... Learn More
  5. The Politics of Sacrifice in Early Greek Myth and Poetry

    The Politics of Sacrifice in Early Greek Myth and Poetry [Hardback]

    Charles Heiko Stocking (Author)

    £64.99

    ISBN: 9781107164260
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
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  6. The Cambridge Companion to Xenophon

    The Cambridge Companion to Xenophon [Paperback]

    Michael A. Flower (Editor)

    £24.99

    ISBN: 9781107652156
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
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    This Companion, the first dedicated to the philosopher and historian Xenophon of Athens, gives readers a sense of why he has held such a prominent place in literary and political culture from antiquity to the present and has been a favourite ... .... Learn More
  7. The Cambridge Companion to Xenophon

    The Cambridge Companion to Xenophon [Hardback]

    £74.99

    ISBN: 9781107050068
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
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    This Companion, the first dedicated to the philosopher and historian Xenophon of Athens, gives readers a sense of why he has held such a prominent place in literary and political culture from antiquity to the present and has been a favourite ... .... Learn More
  8. Archaic and Classical Greek Epigram

    Archaic and Classical Greek Epigram [Paperback]

    Manuel Baumbach (Editor); Andrej Petrovic (Editor); Ivana Petrovic (Editor)

    £22.99

    ISBN: 9781107525924
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
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    With contributions written by leading experts in the field, this volume explores the dialogue between Archaic and Classical Greek epigrams and their readers. The authors examine questions surrounding the identity of the speakers and the addre... .... Learn More
  9. Reading the Victory Ode

    Reading the Victory Ode [Paperback]

    Peter Agocs (Editor); Chris Carey (Editor); Richard Rawles (Editor)

    £22.99

    ISBN: 9781107527515
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    The victory ode was a short-lived poetic genre in the fifth century BC, but its impact has been substantial. Pindar, Bacchylides and others are now among the most widely read Greek authors precisely because of their significance for the liter... .... Learn More
  10. Theater outside Athens: Drama in Greek Sicily and South Italy

    Theater outside Athens: Drama in Greek Sicily and South Italy [Paperback]

    Kathryn Bosher (Editor)

    £22.99

    ISBN: 9781107527508
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
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    This volume brings together archeologists, art historians, philologists, literary scholars, political scientists, and historians to articulate the ways in which western Greek theater was distinct from that of the Greek mainland and, at the sa... .... Learn More

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