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By Thomas R. Martin

In this compact but complete historical past of old Greece, Thomas R. Martin brings alive Greek civilization from its Stone Age roots to the fourth century B.C. targeting the advance of the Greek city-state and the society, tradition, and structure of Athens in its Golden Age, Martin integrates political, army, social, and cultural background in a publication that would entice scholars and normal readers alike. Now in its moment variation, this vintage paintings now good points new maps and illustrations, a brand new creation, and updates throughout.

 

“A limpidly written, hugely obtainable, and entire background of Greece and its civilizations from prehistory during the cave in of Alexander the Great’s empire. . . . A hugely readable account of historic Greece, rather beneficial as an introductory or overview textual content for the coed or the final reader.”—Kirkus Reviews

 

“A polished and informative paintings that might be helpful for common readers and students.”—Daniel Tompkins, Temple University

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