Pausanias Guide to Ancient Greece

Christian Habicht offers a wide-ranging study of the work and identity of Pausanias, a Greek who lived in Asia Minor during the 2nd century A.D. Pausanias' account of his travels through Greece offers an invaluable description of Greek ...

Pausanias Guide to Ancient Greece

Pausanias Guide to Ancient Greece

Christian Habicht offers a wide-ranging study of the work and identity of Pausanias, a Greek who lived in Asia Minor during the 2nd century A.D. Pausanias' account of his travels through Greece offers an invaluable description of Greek classical sites that is a treasure trove of information on archaeology, religion, history, and art of interest to modern scholars and travellers alike.

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Pausanias Guide to Ancient Greece
Language: en
Pages: 205
Authors: Christian Habicht
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Christian Habicht offers a wide-ranging study of the work and identity of Pausanias, a Greek who lived in Asia Minor during the 2nd century A.D. Pausanias' account of his travels through Greece offers an invaluable description of Greek classical sites that is a treasure trove of information on archaeology, religion,
Guide to Greece
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Pausanias
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971 - Publisher: Penguin

Written by a Greek traveller in the second century ad for a principally Roman audience, Pausanias� Guide to Greece is a comprehensive, extraordinarily literate and well-informed guidebook for tourists of the age. Concentrating on buildings, tombs and statues, it also describes in detail the myths, religious beliefs and historical background
Guide to Greece
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Pausanias
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-07-27 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Written by a Greek traveller in the second century ad for a principally Roman audience, Pausanias' Guide to Greece is a comprehensive, extraordinarily literate and well-informed guidebook for tourists of the age. Concentrating on buildings, tombs and statues, it also describes in detail the myths, religious beliefs and historical background
Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece
Language: en
Pages: 800
Authors: Nigel Guy Wilson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Ancient Greek civilization, with its mythology, wars, philosophy and culture, has left an enduring legacy. This single volume, a spin-off from the acclaimed Encyclopedia of Greece and the Hellenic Tradition, provides a comprehensive and authoritative guide to the people, places, periods, events and themes of Ancient Greece.
Guide to Greece: Southern Greece
Language: en
Pages: 532
Authors: Pausanias
Categories: Greece
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971 - Publisher:

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