The Ancient Olympic Games

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British Museum, 2004 - Greece - 120 pages
In this revised and enlarged edition of The Ancient Olympic Games, Judith Swaddling traces their mythological and religious origins and describes the events, the sacred ceremony and the celebrations that were an essential part of the Olympic festival.

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Contents

Foreword
6
The Site
13
Records and Regulations
38
Copyright

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About the author (2004)

Judith Swaddling is an Assistant Keeper in the Department of Greek and Roman Antiquities at The British Museum.

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