By Kurt A. Raaflaub,Hans van Wees
- The first complete and available survey of advancements within the examine of archaic Greece
- Places Greek society of c.750-480 BCE in its chronological and geographical context
- Gives equivalent emphasis to demonstrated issues reminiscent of tyranny and political reform and more moderen topics like gender and ethnicity
- Combines money owed of ancient advancements with neighborhood surveys of archaeological facts and in-depth remedies of chosen themes
- Explores the impression of japanese and different non-Greek cultures within the improvement of Greece
- Uses archaeological and literary facts to reconstruct extensive styles of social and cultural development
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