The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World...


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Author  J. W. Roberts
Publisher  Oxford University Press
Publication Date   December 31, 2005
ISBN  0192801457
Pages  856

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Spanning almost one thousand years, from the first Olympic Games in 776 BC to the death of Marcus Aurelius in AD 180, this accessible and immensely wide-ranging reference work contains more than 2,500 entries on the civilizations of ancient Greece and Rome. A fascinating resource for anyone interested in the foundations of Western culture, it draws on the groundbreaking Oxford Classical Dictionary to present clear, authoritative description and analysis of the Graeco-Roman world.

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