By George B. Grundy
A historical past of the Greek and Roman World, first released in 1926, provides the tale of Graeco-Roman antiquity from its earliest recorded origins to the peak of the Roman imperium. It goals to deliver into prominence the inner dynamism - political, cultural, highbrow, and aesthetic – which lively the traditional peoples at assorted sessions in their heritage, and to attract cognizance to the actual, socio-economic and spiritual stipulations lower than which they lived.
Written in a method in an effort to most likely be strange to fashionable readers, Grundy’s old portrait is painted with vast brush-strokes, supplying not just compelling narrative but in addition incisive remark at the members and societies which occupy the foreground. A historical past of the Greek and Roman global will be of curiosity for the final fanatic in addition to scholars, who may possibly worth the sort of substantially assorted method of the translation of antiquity in comparison to the conventions which be triumphant among modern scholars.
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