The Environment and the Classical World

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Author  Patrica Jeskins
Publisher  Bristol Classical Press
Publication Date   November 15, 1998
ISBN  1853995479
Pages  96

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For the people of antiquity, the dominant force in shaping their life, economy and culture was the natural environment. This is an exploration of the direct influence of the geography, climate and resources of the Mediterranean world upon the Greeks and the Romans, and their ingenuity in exploring the challenges.

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