Daily Life of the Ancient Greeks (Daily Life Through History Series) by Robert Garland | 9780872209565 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Daily Life of the Ancient Greeks (Daily Life Through History Series)

Daily Life of the Ancient Greeks (Daily Life Through History Series)

by Robert Garland
     
 

ISBN-10: 0872209563

ISBN-13: 9780872209565

Pub. Date: 09/28/2008

Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.

Ancient Greece comes alive for students and interested readers in this recreation of the daily lives of ordinary people--men and women, children and the elderly, slaves and foreigners, rich and poor. Taking account of the most up-to-date discoveries, the author provides a wealth of information on such varied subjects as food and drink, dress, housing, literacy,

Overview

Ancient Greece comes alive for students and interested readers in this recreation of the daily lives of ordinary people--men and women, children and the elderly, slaves and foreigners, rich and poor. Taking account of the most up-to-date discoveries, the author provides a wealth of information on such varied subjects as food and drink, dress, housing, literacy, juvenile delinquency, the plight of the elderly, the treatment of slaves and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872209565
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
09/28/2008
Series:
Greenwood Press Daily Life Through History Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
272
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction

Chronology

Historical Outline

Space and Time

Language, Alphabet, and Literacy

The People

Private Life

The Public Sphere

Pleasure and Leisure

The Impact of Ancient Greece on Modern Culture

Glossary of Greek Terms

Bibliography

Index

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