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  • The Sanctuary of Demeter and Koreby Nancy Bookidis

    The American School of Classical Studies at Athens 2010; US$ 75.00

    The fifth part of the Corinth volume dedicated to the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore publishes the large-scale terracotta sculpture found in the sanctuary. Extending from the late 7th through the 4th century B.C., the sculpture consists of fragments from 132 to as many as 147 statues, from half- to nearly life-size. These are, for the most part, statues... more...

  • Leonidas and the Kings of Sparta: Mightiest Warriors, Fairest Kingdomby Alfred Bradford

    ABC-CLIO 2011; US$ 53.00

    The Spartans have seemingly never gone out of interest, serving as mythic icons who exemplify fearlessness and an unwillingness to give in against impossible odds. Yet most are unaware of the true nature of the Spartan leaders?the fact that the kings maintained their position of power for 600 years by their willingness to compromise, even if it meant... more...

  • The Symposium in Contextby Kathleen Lynch

    The American School of Classical Studies at Athens 2011; US$ 37.50

    This book presents the first well-preserved set of sympotic pottery which served a Late Archaic house in the Athenian Agora. The deposit contains household and fine-ware pottery, nearly all the figured pieces of which are forms associated with communal drinking. Since it comes from a single house, the pottery also reflects purchasing patterns and thematic... more...

  • Kavousi Iby Donald C. Haggis

    INSTAP Academic Press 2005; US$ 40.00

    Kavousi I is the initial volume of the Kavousi Excavation Series, which presents the final report of the Kavousi Project, a program of archaeological investigation near the modern village of Kavousi in eastern Crete. Subsequent volumes will publish the results of the 1987-1992 excavations at the Vronda and Kastro sites in the Siteia Mountains overlooking... more...

  • Die Münzprägung von Maroneiaby Edith Schönert-Geiss

    De Gruyter 1987; US$ 224.00

    Griechisches Muenzwerk, Die Muenzpraegung Von Maroneia: Textband Und Tafelband (Schriften zur Geschichte und Kultur der Antike) more...

  • Die Demagogen und das Volkby Christian Mann

    De Gruyter 2007; US$ 98.00

    In der athenischen Demokratie des 5. Jahrhunderts besaß jeder Bürger das Recht, in Volksversammlungen zu reden, in der Praxis aber ergriff nur eine kleine Minderheit das Wort. Diese Männer wurden Demagogen genannt. Sie erfüllten als politische Experten eine wichtige Funktion bei der demokratischen Entscheidungsfindung, indem sie das Volk in den Versammlungen... more...

  • Aristocratic Society in Ancient Crete (Routledge Revivals)by R. F. Willetts

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Aristocratic Society in Ancient Crete , first published in 1955, investigates the emergence and progress of Dorian society on Crete from the 8 th century BC onwards. The major contribution of Cretan culture in this period was in the field of law ? law and order are traditionally linked, and Dorian Crete remained steadfast in its pursuit of order.... more...

  • Argos and the Argolid (Routledge Revivals)by Richard A Tomlinson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Argos and the Argolid , first published in 1972, presents a study of the history and achievements of the Argives, who have hitherto been largely neglected: partly because Classical Argos is overshadowed by the legends of an earlier millennium, and partly because many of her monuments and records have been lost. Richard Tomlinson describes the region,... more...

  • Late Classical and Early Hellenistic Corinthby Michael D. Dixon

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Late Classical and Early Hellenistic Corinth, 338-196 B.C. challenges the perception that the Macedonians' advent and continued presence in Corinth amounted to a loss of significance and autonomy. Immediately after Chaironeia, Philip II and his son Alexander III established close relations with Corinth and certain leading citizens on the basis of... more...

  • Das archaische Kretaby Gunnar Seelentag

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 168.00

    Archaic Crete is ideally suited for a case study on the process of institutionalization in early Greece. Along with the literary and archeological sources, numerous inscriptions from the 7 th to the 5 th centuries BCE cast light on key issues of the epoch, including the emergence of the polis, mechanisms of social integration, and ways... more...