Discovering the World of the Ancient GreeksBook - 1991
A lavishly illustrated, well informed, and highly readable introduction to the ancient Greeks and their civilization that also describes the course of archaeological rediscovery from the Roman conquest after 197 BC up to the present. The final section is a gazetteer of the major sites in the Greek archeological heritage, with explanations of what the visitor can see today and what the sites originally looked like. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: New York : Facts On File, c1991.
Branch Call Number: 949.5012 ARC
Characteristics: 192 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.