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

ISBN-13: 9780199981557
ISBN-10: 0199981558
Edition: 3
Author: Sarah B. Pomeroy, Stanley M. Burstein, Walter Donlan, Jennifer Tolbert Roberts, David Tandy
Publication date: 2013
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Format: Paperback 416 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780199981557
ISBN-10: 0199981558
Edition: 3
Author: Sarah B. Pomeroy, Stanley M. Burstein, Walter Donlan, Jennifer Tolbert Roberts, David Tandy
Publication date: 2013
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Format: Paperback 416 pages
Category: History , Sociology , Study Guides , Political Science , Archaeology

Summary

Acknowledged authors Sarah B. Pomeroy , Stanley M. Burstein , Walter Donlan , Jennifer Tolbert Roberts , David Tandy wrote A Brief History of Ancient Greece: Politics, Society, and Culture comprising 416 pages back in 2013. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0199981558 and 9780199981557. Since then A Brief History of Ancient Greece: Politics, Society, and Culture textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Written by five leading authorities on the classical world, A Brief History of Ancient Greece: Politics, Society, and Culture, Third Edition, is a shorter version of the authors' highly successful Ancient Greece: A Political, Social, and Cultural History, Third Edition (OUP, 2011). It offers a captivating account of Greek civilization and history in all its complexity and variety, covering the entire period from the Bronze Age through the Hellenistic Era.

FEATURES

* New! Extensively revised coverage of early Greece by new coauthor David Tandy

* New! Expanded discussions of military history and archaeology

* New! A revised art program, featuring two eight-page color inserts (one new)

* 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

* Excerpts from ancient documents, selective recommendations for further reading, and a timeline and general introduction that provide a bird's-eye view of Greek history

* Key terms (boldfaced at their first appearance) and an extensive glossary

* An updated Companion Website (coming soon) with a wealth of resources for students and instructors

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