Daily Life of the Ancient Greeks (Daily Life Through History Series)by Robert Garland
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, juvenile delinquency, the plight of the elderly, the treatment of slaves and much more.
Table of Contents
Space and Time
Language, Alphabet, and Literacy
The Public Sphere
Pleasure and Leisure
The Impact of Ancient Greece on Modern Culture
Glossary of Greek Terms
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