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- Ch. Links Verlag 2012; US$ 9.14
Hauptbeschreibung Griechenlands Image hat im letzten Jahr arg gelitten, seit das Land knapp am Staatsbankrott vorbeigeschlittert ist. Nun wird in Deutschland nur noch über Misswirtschaft und Korruption geredet, wie ehedem von der weiß-blauen Inselherrlichkeit geschwärmt worden war. Zerrbilder das eine wie das andere. Das weiß niemand besser als Eberhard... more...
- Oldcastle Books 2008; US$ 14.99
Western civilization began with the Greeks. From the highpoint of the 5th century BC through the cultural triumphs of the Alexandrian era to their impact on the developing Roman empire, the Greeks shaped the philosophy, art, architecture, and literature of the Mediterranean world. Beginning with the Homeric period, once believed to be a realm of... more...
- Eland Publishing 2012; US$ 14.57
Greece has always had its admirers, though none seems to have cherished the Athenian tavernas, the murderous traffic and the jaded prostitutes, the petty bureaucratic tyrannies, the street noise and the heroic individualists with the irony and detachment of John Lucas. 92 Acharnon Street is a gritty portrait of a dirty city and a wayward country.... more...
- Oxbow Books 2011; US$ 25.00
This volume of 15 papers is a tribute to Petros Themelis for his significant contribution to Greek archaeology and especially to the excavation, study and conservation to the ancient site of Messene in the Peloponnese. An international cast of scholars has contributed essays on a wide range of subjects (Greek sculpture, epigraphy and architecture),... more...
- Summersdale Publishers Ltd. 2013; US$ 9.99
I came here looking for some kind of happiness. I think it might be the cleverest thing I have ever done. 'One heartbroken winter, Jennifer decides to act on her dream of moving to a tiny Greek island - because life is too short not to reach out for what makes us happy.Funny, romantic and full of surprising twists, Falling in Honey is a story about... more...
- Berghahn Books 2013; US$ 90.00
Borders of states, borders of citizenship, borders of exclusion. As the lines drawn on international treaty maps become ditches in the ground and roaming barriers in the air, a complex state apparatus is set up to regulate the lives of those who cannot be expelled, yet who have never been properly 'rooted'. This study explores the mechanisms employed... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2013; US$ 58.00
This informative and enjoyable book surveys many aspects of the personal and emotional lives and belief systems of the ancient Greeks, focusing on such issues as familial life, religious piety, and ethnic identity. more...
- Harrassowitz Verlag 2014; US$ 45.20
Gegenstand des Buches ist die Geschichte des besetzten Griechenlands 1941?1944. Im Mittelpunkt stehen zum einen Struktur und Vorgehensweisen der von den Kommunisten kontrollierten Nationalen Befreiungsfront (EAM), zum anderen die Reaktionen der Herausgeforderten, d.h. der Deutschen und des einheimischen bürgerlichen Lagers. Dabei korrigiert Dreidoppel... more...
- Parthian Books 2014; US$ 4.36
A Rope of Vines, Journal from a Greek Island is a beautiful and personal account of the time spent by Brenda Chamberlain on the Greek Island of Ydra in the early 1960's. Sea and harbour, mountain and monastery, her neighbours and friends are unforgettably pictured; these were the reality outside herself while within there was a conflict of emotion... more...
- Atlantic Books Ltd 2014; US$ 2.90
The ancient Greeks gave us our alphabet and much of our scientific, medical and cultural language; they invented democracy, atomic theory, and the rules of logic and geometry; laid the foundations of philosophy, history, tragedy and comedy; and debated everything from the good life and the role of women, to making sense of foreigners and the best... more...