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The ancient Greeks

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Greece -- Civilization -- To 146 B.C. -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Greece -- Civilization -- To 146 B.C.,
    • Greece -- Antiquities.

    • About the Edition

      Describes various aspects of life in ancient Greece, including religion, government, family life, education, Olympic games, and other entertainments. Also presents captioned pictures of related artifacts.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementwritten by Charles Freeman.
      SeriesSpotlights
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF77 .F695 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination46 p. :
      Number of Pages46
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL815571M
      ISBN 10019521238X
      LC Control Number95053153
      OCLC/WorldCa33983270


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