Archaic Greece: New Approaches and New Evidence
N. R. Nicolas Ralph Edmund Fisher, Hans Van Wees, Deborah Dickmann Boedeker
Duckworth The Classical Press of Wales, 1998 - History - 464 pages
Fourteen essays offering: Reinterpretation of archaeological material (I. Morris); Lakonian artistic production (A. Powell); Lakonian vase-painting (A. Powell); Iconography of Athena (A. Villing); Fresh interpretations of texts from Homer and hesiod to the new Simonides (K. Raaflaub et al); Greek settlement in the West (R. Osborne); Archaic naval developments (P. de Souza); Archaic trade in the Mediterranean (L. Foxhall); Literacy and Lawmaking in Crete (J. Whitley); Display of weapons (H. van Wees).
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Achilleus Aegean Afrati ancient aoidos archaeological archaic Greece archaic period argued armour Artemis Orthia Athena Athenian Attic austerity Bronze Age Cartledge cemeteries central Greece classical Cleisthenes colonies context Corinthian Cretan Crete Dark Age Dreros east Greek eighth century epic evidence excavated fifth figure Geometric graves Greek Herodotus heroes Hesiod himation Homeric society I.Cret Iliad Ilion inscriptions Knossos Lakonian vases late archaic late eighth later literary Lykourgan material culture Megara Miletos Morris mounds Mycenaean myth Naukratis naval Odyssey oral Painter Pandora Pausanias perhaps Persian Pipili pithos Plataia elegy poems poet poetry poleis polis political Polykrates pottery Praktika probably production Raaflaub recent sanctuaries scenes scholars settlement seventh century Simonides sixth century Snodgrass social song sources Spartan Spartiate spears Stibbe story suggests swords temple thalassocracy Thucydides tion tombs tradition triremes Trojan Troy vase-painting Vernant vessels warrior burials weapons West