Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 May 2014

432 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199981564

Bookseller Code (04)

A Brief History of Ancient Greece, International Edition

Politics, Society, and Culture

Third Edition

Sarah B. Pomeroy, Stanley M. Burstein, Walter Donlan, Jennifer Tolbert Roberts, and David Tandy

  • * Key terms (boldfaced at their first appearance) and an extensive glossary
  • * Uniquely in-depth coverage of social and cultural topics including women and family life, material culture, religion, law, homosexuality, slavery, athletics, and life in the countryside
  • * Excerpts from ancient documents, selective recommendations for further reading, and a timeline and general introduction that provide a bird's-eye view of Greek history

New to this Edition:

  • * New! Extensively revised coverage of early Greece by new coauthor David Tandy
  • * New! Expanded discussions of military history and archaeology
  • * New! A revised art program, featuring two eight-page color inserts (one new)