Pausanias' Guide To Ancient Greece

Pausanias' Guide To Ancient Greece

by Christian Habicht
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520061705

ISBN-13: 2900520061704

Pub. Date: 01/12/1999

Publisher: University of California Press

Christian Habicht offers a wide-ranging study of the work and identity of Pausanias, a Greek who lived in Asia Minor during the 2nd century A.D. Pausanias' account of his travels through Greece offers an invaluable description of Greek classical sites that is a treasure trove of information on archaeology, religion, history, and art of interest to modern scholars and…  See more details below

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Christian Habicht offers a wide-ranging study of the work and identity of Pausanias, a Greek who lived in Asia Minor during the 2nd century A.D. Pausanias' account of his travels through Greece offers an invaluable description of Greek classical sites that is a treasure trove of information on archaeology, religion, history, and art of interest to modern scholars and travellers alike.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900520061704
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
01/12/1999
Series:
Sather Classical Lectures Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
232

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Preface to the 1985 Edition
Preface to the 1998 Paperback Edition
List of Abbreviations
IThe Man and His Work1
IIPausanias as a Guide28
IIIPausanias and the Evidence of inscriptions64
IVPausanias on the History of Greece95
VThe Roman World of Pausanias117
VIA Profile of Pausanias141
Appendix 1165
Appendix 2176
Bibliography181
Index of Passages Cited187
General Index197
Index of Significant Greek Words207

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