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04 November 2004

832 Pages | 88 halftones, 9 maps

ISBN: 9780198609582

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The Oxford Companion to Classical Civilization

Edited by Simon Hornblower and Antony Spawforth

  • Contains over 600 A-Z entries on a wide variety of topics from abortion and banks to ecology and dress to vivisection and Zeus
  • Beautifully designed and illustrated, bringing the ancient world dramatically to life
  • Extra material includes a very useful bibliography, a chronology, and a thematic guide to the A-Z entries
  • Covers classical civilization in all its aspects: history, politics, ethics, moral law, punishment, family life, society, religion, mythology, technology, and scholarship

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