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Gill, John - Athens, ebook


Gill, John


Athens is an historical anomaly. Excavations date its first settlement to over seven thousand years ago, yet it only became the capital of Greece in 1834. During the intervening centuries it was occupied by almost every mobile culture in Europe: from its earliest likely settlers, tribes

Planet, Lonely - Lonely Planet Pocket Athens, ebook

Lonely Planet Pocket Athens

Planet, Lonely


Lonely Planet: The world’s number one travel guide publisher*
Lonely Planet’s Pocket Athens is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Marvel at the Acropolis raised spectacularly over Athens,

Parker, Robert - Polytheism and Society at Athens, ebook

Polytheism and Society at Athens

Parker, Robert


Probably more is known about the religious life of Athens than of any other ancient city. This book attempts for the first time to give a comprehensive account of that religion from every angle - public festivals are there, including the Eleusinian Mysteries, but so are private rites and

London, James - Walker: Athens 2004, ebook

Walker: Athens 2004

London, James

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Jack Galloway, Sports Editor of the Telegraph, decides to reveal the prowess of master athlete Walker on the world stage at the Olympic Games in Athens, to combat the increasing plague of the use of perfomance-enhancing substances by world class athletes. Walker's victories in six events,

Cappuccini, Monia - Austerity & Democracy in Athens, ebook

Austerity & Democracy in Athens

Cappuccini, Monia


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Monia Cappuccini
2. Stepping into Exarchia
Monia Cappuccini
3. The Dictatorship Did Not End in 1973
Monia Cappuccini
4. This Is Not a Myth
Monia Cappuccini
5. Number Thirteen

Tritle, Lawrence A. - A New History of the Peloponnesian War, ebook

A New History of the Peloponnesian War

Tritle, Lawrence A.


This stimulating new study provides a narrative of the monumental conflict of the Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta, and examines the realities of the war and its effects on the average Athenian. A penetrating new study of the Peloponnesian War between Athens

Müntz, Eugène - Raphael - Volume 1, ebook

Raphael - Volume 1

Müntz, Eugène


Raphael (1483-1520), the Italian painter and architect of the High Renaissance, was a genius in and ahead of his time. Together with Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci, he formed the classical trinity of this era and elaborated a rich style of harmony…

Quick, P S - All About: Glorious Greeks, ebook

All About: Glorious Greeks

Quick, P S

From 4,00€

This book, filled with amazing facts and photographs, describes what life was like for ancient Greeks. It gives an in-depth account of all aspects of life and people of the time - including sections about the Olympics, Gods, heroes, the Trojan War, city-states,…