One thousand years of the ancient Olympics in a single "authoritative" (The New Yorker) volume
A definitive survey of the Olympic games, from 776 B.C. to 261 A.D. Finley and Pleket transport readers back to the eighth century B.C., to explain in absorbing detail the games' events and their historical, social, and religious context. The authors also detail the similarities and dissimilarities between the ancient and modern games.
|Publisher:||Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||20.00(w) x 20.00(h) x 20.00(d)|