By Steven Kershaw
A normal advent to the classical international from its origins to the autumn of the Roman Empire. The e-book specializes in questions of ways we all know approximately Classical civilization from archaeology and heritage; offers with the Mycenaean period and the realm of fantasy and Epic in Homer's "Iliad & Odyssey"; provides an summary of Greek historical past within the fifth & 4th Centuries BC; appears 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 gains of Roman social lifestyles, analyses Roman satire, explores the city atmosphere in Pompeii and Herculaneum, and concludes with the top of Rome.
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A Brief Guide to Classical Civilization (Brief History) by Steven Kershaw