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Published: 03 September 2014

432 Pages | 54 illus.

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199215317

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Sport in the Greek and Roman Worlds

Early Greece, The Olympics, and Contests

Volume 1

Edited by Thomas F. Scanlon

Oxford Readings in Classical Studies

  • Provides a selection of "classic" studies of enduring importance, updated and translated into English
  • Places emphasis on the social aspects of ancient sport
  • Offers insight into the origins and nature of the ancient Olympic Games