The Oxford Classical Dictionary

Author: Simon Hornblower

Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Category: History

Page: 1592

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Completely revised and updated, the fourth edition of this established dictionary offers entries on all aspects of the classical world. With reception and anthropology as new focus areas and numerous new entries, it is an essential reference work for students, scholars, and teachers of classics and for anyone with an interest in the classical era.

The Oxford Classical Dictionary

Author: Simon Hornblower

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Reference

Page: 1640

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Over 6,000 entries cover terms, places, and personalities significant in the study of ancient Greece and Rome.

The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World

Author: John Willoby Roberts

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ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 858

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Spanning almost one thousand years, from the first Olympic Games in 776 BC to the death of Marcus Aurelius in AD 180, this accessible and wide-ranging reference work draws on the groundbreaking Oxford Classical Dictionary to present more than 2,500 entries on the civilizations of ancient Greece and Rome. The dictionary covers key aspects of ancient Greek and Roman life and literature, such as science, social structure, philosophy, and religion, and contains comprehensive articles on central figures, both real and mythological, from Achilles to Zeno.

The Oxford Companion to Classical Civilization

Author: Simon Hornblower

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN:

Category: History

Page: 867

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Illustrated with full-color plates and 140 black-and-white pictures, an encyclopedic, exhaustive, and up-to-date guide contains finely detailed articles and short reference notes on the people, places, and events that shaped ancient Western civilization. UP.