Steven Kershaw's A Brief Guide to Classical Civilization (Brief History) PDF

By Steven Kershaw

ISBN-10: 1845298861

ISBN-13: 9781845298869

A normal creation to the classical global from its origins to the autumn of the Roman Empire. The booklet specializes in questions of the way we all know approximately Classical civilization from archaeology and heritage; bargains with the Mycenaean period and the realm of delusion and Epic in Homer's "Iliad & Odyssey"; provides an overview of Greek background within the fifth & 4th Centuries BC; seems at Greek social lifestyles and the choice version of Sparta, and considers the achievements of the Greeks of their paintings and structure, tragedy and comedy. Turning to Rome, it engages with Roman heritage, the Roman Epic culture, the interesting beneficial properties of Roman social lifestyles, analyses Roman satire, explores the city setting in Pompeii and Herculaneum, and concludes with the top of Rome.

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