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Insights into Hellenistic Greek

Richard M. Mackowski

Insights into Hellenistic Greek

by Richard M. Mackowski

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Published by Pontifical Oriental Institute in Rome .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greek language, Hellenistic (300 B.C.-600 A.D.) -- Grammar.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Richard M. Mackowski, S.J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA617 .M24 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 120 p. :
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL112727M
    LC Control Number99233402

    Synopsis Presents a history of the Roman Republic within the wider Mediterranean world, focusing on to 30 BCE Broad in scope, this book uniquely considers the history of the Roman Republic in tandem with the rich histories of the Hellenistic kingdoms and city-states that endured after the death of Alexander the Great.   About the Author. Erich S. Gruen is Gladys Rehard Wood Professor of History and Classics at the University of California, is the author of The Last Generation of the Roman Republic (California, ), The Hellenistic World and the Coming of Rome (California, ), Studies in Greek Culture and Roman Policy (), Culture and National Identity in Republican Rome (), .

      Philosophy in the Hellenistic and Roman Worlds: A history of philosophy without any gaps, Volume 2 - Ebook written by Peter Adamson. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Philosophy in the Hellenistic and Roman Worlds: A history of philosophy without any gaps, 5/5(1). Chersonesan Studies 1 presents the painted grave stelai of the Early Hellenistic necropolis of Chersonesos Taurike, a Greek city on the northern shore of the Black Sea. This unique collection of over one hundred objects is of major interest to students of ancient art and Greek culture. Their polychrome decoration has been extraordinarily well preserved, a rarity in the ancient world.

    By convention, finely painted vessels of all shapes are called "vases", and there are over , significantly complete surviving pieces, giving (with the inscriptions that many carry) unparalleled insights into many aspects of Greek life. Sculptural or architectural pottery, also very often painted, are referred to as terracottas, and also survive in large quantities. of giving insights into its future directions. The works cited are by no means comprehensive. Because of the large number of publications, preference is given to books over articles, except for topics for which few books exist. The period considered, from on-ward, is File Size: KB.


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