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Published: 31 July 1997

256 Pages | 103 b/w illus.

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780195099409

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Ancient Greeks

Creating the Classical Tradition

Rosalie F. Baker and Charles F. Baker III

Oxford Profiles

  • Chronicles the lives and accomplishments of Greek figures whose influence continues to be felt today.
  • Read about Greeks from all walks of life, including one of the greatest physicians who ever lived to the father of logic,
  • Features a handy fact box that lists birth and death dates and the major accomplishments of each person profiled, abundant photographs and specially commissioned maps, a timeline, a glossary of Greek terms, an index of Greeks by profession, a pronunciation guide, and suggestions for further reading