Buy A Brief History of Ancient Greece: Politics, Society and Culture 2 by Sarah B Pomeroy, Stanley M Burstein, Walter Donlan, Jennifer Tolbert Roberts (ISBN. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data. A brief history of ancient Greece: politics, society, and culture / by Sarah B. Pomeroy [et al.]. p. cm. The story of the ancient Greeks is one of the most improbable success stories in world A Brief History of Ancient Greece, Second Edition, is concise enough to be used Sarah B. Pomeroy is with Hunter College and CUNY Graduate Center.
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Introducing the Ancient Greeks Edith Hall. A revised art program featuring more than illustrations and 17 original maps. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. 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. Politics, Society, and Culture. Sadie Marie rated it really liked it Feb 20, Mike rated it it was ok Jun 03, Megan rated it liked it Aug 30, But, if you’re looking to educate yourself on the general life and culture of Ancient Greece, this is an enjoyable and well-written book.
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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 history overview of the various events of the period while giving greater emphasis pomery cultural and social history.
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.
Geeece pages of history to cover t Pomeroy et al seek to provide a balanced approach to Greek history by shortening and refocusing their successful Ancient Greece They show how the early Greeks borrowed from their neighbors but eventually developed a distinctive culture all their own, one that was marked by astonishing creativity, versatility, and resilience.
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A Brief History of Ancient Greece: Politics, Society and Culture
Similarly, I thought that the inclusion of brrief for each chapter dedicated to various social, religious, or cultural institutions to be a refreshing change from those texts that solely provide political history or else focus entirely on other approaches. Worth the read even if you don’t have a class. Lane rated it really liked it Feb 05, Ideal for courses in Greek Civilization and Ancient Greek History, A Brief History of Ancient Greece, Second Edition offers a revised art program featuring more than illustrations and 17 original maps, along with a new 8-page full color photo insert.
And, for the first time, a Companion Website for students will accompany the text. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Portable Greek Historians M. No eBook available Amazon.
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