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    DescriptionIt's All Greek to Me is so readable, with a directness and clarity that's enormously engaging. . . . What an excellent book. -- Phillip PullmanAn informative, smart, and very amusing narrative about the enormous influence Greeks and Greek culture have had on the rest of the world, from art to architecture to literature to politics to love.


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    Title
    It's All Greek to Me
    Subtitle
    From Homer to the Hippocratic Oath, How Ancient Greece Has Shaped Our World
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Charlotte Higgins
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 229
    Width: 145 mm
    Height: 211 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 318 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780061804007
    ISBN 10: 0061804002
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC E4L: HIS
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAG
    DC21: 938
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN, CULT/GREECE
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15540
    Abridged Dewey: 938
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A14202030
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 37
    DC22: 938
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA1
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002010
    LC classification: DF78 .H63 2010
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    Edition
    1
    Publisher
    HarperCollins Publishers Inc
    Imprint name
    HarperCollins Publishers
    Publication date
    09 March 2010
    Publication City/Country
    New York, NY
    Review quote
    "In It's All Greek to Me, Charlotte Higgins does a great job in conveying the heart of Greek culture to a general audience. Perfect for the stocking."--Mary Beard, History Today