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Discoveries: Search for Ancient Greece (Discoveries)

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Publisher Comments:

Etienne takes readers on a fascinating voyage of discovery--of ancient Greek civilization and of the people who studied it. Why has Greece served as a model for so many other civilizations? How did technology and politics combine in the growth of archaeology in 19th- and 20th-century Greece? The story of the rediscovery of Greece serves also as an examination of Western culture. Illustrations.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 168) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780810928046
Translator:
Zielonka, Anthony
With:
Etienne, Francoise
Translator:
Zielonka, Anthony
Author:
Etienne, Roland
Author:
Francoiseetienne, Roland
Author:
Etienne, Francoise
Publisher:
Harry N. Abrams
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
Archaeology
Subject:
Ancient - Greece
Subject:
Archaeology -- Greece -- History -- 20th century.
Subject:
Archaeology -- Greece -- History -- 19th century.
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Harry Abrams
Series:
Discoveries Harry Abrams
Series Volume:
39
Publication Date:
19921030
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 8 up to 17
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
7 x 5 x 0.25 in 0.59 lb
Age Level:
from 13 up to 99

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