Journals Higher Education



20 August 2010

352 Pages | 6 B/W illustrations

ISBN: 9780748634903

Bookseller Code (06)

Greek Athletics

edited by Jason König

Published by Edinburgh University Press

This volume brings together a collection of important articles and book extracts by American and European scholars, covering gymnasium education, festival competition and victory, the role of athletic activity in conceptions of ancient identity, and the reception of the ancient athletic heritage in the modern world.