Greek Athletes


Mark Cartwright
published on 13 December 2015
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Greek athletes. From the base of a funerary kouros, later included in the Themistokleian Wall of Athens. 510-500 BCE. (National Archaeological Museum, Athens)

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2015, December 13). Greek Athletes. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Greek Athletes." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 13, 2015.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Greek Athletes." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 13 Dec 2015. Web. 20 Jan 2021.

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