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British Museum concise introduction to Ancient Greece

Jenifer Neils

British Museum concise introduction to Ancient Greece

by Jenifer Neils

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greece -- Civilization -- To 146 B.C

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJenifer Neils.
    ContributionsBritish Museum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDF77 .N44 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17010033M
    ISBN 100472033298
    ISBN 109780472033294
    LC Control Number2008032582

    Jennifer Neils is Ruth Coulter Heede Professor of Art History at Case Western Reserve University. She is the author of The British Museum Concise Introduction to Ancient Greece (British Museum, ) and The Parthenon Frieze (Cambridge University Press, ). A book is a medium for recording information in the form of writing or images, typically composed of many pages (made of papyrus, parchment, vellum, or paper) bound together and protected by a cover. The technical term for this physical arrangement is codex (plural, codices).In the history of hand-held physical supports for extended written compositions or records, the codex replaces its.

      “The Feminine Mystique: Women in the Ancient World” This lecture will feature the art history and classics chair of Case Western Reserve University, Jenifer Neils. Neils is also the author of two books, “Women in the Ancient World” and “The British Museum Concise Introduction to Ancient Greece.” October 8Author: Carly Garcia.   She is the author of 'Concise Introduction to Ancient Greece' (British Museum Press ) as well as 'The Youthful Deeds of Theseus' and 'The Parthenon Frieze'. Jenifer Neils is Vice-President of the Archaeological Institute of America and Ruth Coulter Heede Professor of Art History at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio/5(8).

      The book focuses on ancient Greece and Rome, but also looks at Persian, Egyptian, Celtic and other cultures. It embraces people from all walks of life, from impoverished citizens subsisting on cereals, chickpeas and even locusts, to the meat-eating elites whose demands drove advances in Author: Erika Harlitz-Kern. This book is a lively and readable overview of the fascinating history of ancient Greece, from its earliest origins through to its legacy in (P/B) THE BRITISH MUSEUM CONCISE INTRODUCTION TO ANCIENT GREECE / NEILS JENIFER.


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