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    Daily Life of the Ancient Greeks (Greenwood Press "Daily Life Through History") (Paperback) By (author) Robert Garland

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    DescriptionSignificantly expanded and updated in light of the most recent scholarship, the second edition of Garland's engaging introduction to ancient Greek society brings this world vividly to life -- and, in doing so, explores the perspectives and morals of typical ancient Greek citizens across a wide range of societal levels. Food and drink, literacy, the plight of the elderly, the treatment of slaves, and many more aspects of daily life in ancient Greece also come into sharp focus. Over sixty illustrations are included, as are maps, a chronology, a glossary of Greek terms, and suggestions for further reading.

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    Daily Life of the Ancient Greeks
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Robert Garland
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 368
    Width: 155 mm
    Height: 230 mm
    Thickness: 19 mm
    Weight: 499 g
    ISBN 13: 9781624661297
    ISBN 10: 1624661297

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DVG
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: JFC
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T General Subject: 431
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: HIS010000
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA1
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002010
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: 1DVG
    DC22: 938/.01
    DC23: 938.01
    LC classification: DF78 .G276 2014
    Thema V1.0: JBCC, NHC
    Edition statement
    Illustrations note
    illustrations, maps
    Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
    Imprint name
    Hackett Publishing Co, Inc
    Publication date
    01 April 2014
    Publication City/Country
    Cambridge, MA
    Author Information
    Robert Garland is Roy D and Margaret B Wooster Professor of the Classics, Colgate University.
    Review quote
    This is really fine -- lively and reliable -- an excellent introduction to the classical world. -- Peter Heinegg, Union College, review of the first edition