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Perkins, Phil (2009). Sicily. In: Gagarin, Michael ed. The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome. New York, USA: Oxford University Press.

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[About the book]:

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome is an accessible guide and a comprehensive overview of the major cultures of the classical Mediterranean world--Greek,or Hellenistic, and Roman--from the Bronze Age to the fifth century CE. It also covers the legacy of the classical world and its interpretation and influence in subsequentical world centuries. Each article, written by leading scholars in the field, seeks to convey the significance of the people, places, and historical events of classical antiquity, together with its intellectual and material culture. Content includes: BL Greek and Latin Literature BL Authors and Their Works BL Historical Figures and Events BL Religion and Mythology BL Art, Artists, Artistic Themes, and Materials BL Archaeology, Philosophers, and Philosophical Schools BL Science and Technology BL Politics, Economics, and Society BL Material Culture and Everyday Life

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 2010 Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0-19-517072-5, 978-0-19-517072-6
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Cultures > Classical Studies
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Cultures
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 25909
Depositing User: Phil Perkins
Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2011 13:33
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2018 09:47
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