Poetry Madness
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Interviews | April 8, 2014

Shawn Donley: IMG Gabrielle Zevin: The Powells.com Interview



Gabrielle ZevinThe American Booksellers Association collects nominations from bookstores all over the country for favorite forthcoming titles. The Storied Life of... Continue »
  1. $17.47 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry

    Gabrielle Zevin 9781616203214

spacer

Discoveries: Birth of Greece (Discoveries)

Discoveries: Birth of Greece (Discoveries) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Ideals of democracy, art, and architecture, profound philosophical explorations, the establishment of a written historical record, the development of the tragic and comedic forms, the consolidation of the Olympian pantheon--for these and many other achievements we are eternally indebted to the ancient Greeks.

Synopsis:

Well-written, loaded with information, and with a rich assortment of illustrations, each Discoveries "RM" volume is a look at one facet of art, archaeology, music, history, philosophy, popular culture, science, or nature. These innovatively designed, affordably priced, compact paperbacks bring ideas to life and amplify our understanding of civilization in a new way.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 169) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780810928435
Translator:
Zielonka, Anthony
Author:
Zielonka, Anthony
Author:
Leveque, Pierre
Publisher:
ABRAMS
Location:
New York, NY :
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
Ancient - Greece
Subject:
Pictorial works
Subject:
Greece
Subject:
Greece Civilization To 146 B.C. Pictorial works.
Subject:
Greece Civilization To 146 B.C.
Edition Description:
Harry Abrams
Series:
Discoveries Harry Abrams
Series Volume:
2647
Publication Date:
April 1994
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
7.14x4.96x.38 in. .60 lbs.

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Western Civilization » Ancient Greece
History and Social Science » World History » Ancient Near East

Discoveries: Birth of Greece (Discoveries)
0 stars - 0 reviews
$ In Stock
Product details 176 pages Harry N. Abrams - English 9780810928435 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Well-written, loaded with information, and with a rich assortment of illustrations, each Discoveries "RM" volume is a look at one facet of art, archaeology, music, history, philosophy, popular culture, science, or nature. These innovatively designed, affordably priced, compact paperbacks bring ideas to life and amplify our understanding of civilization in a new way.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.