Individuals and Society in Mycenaean Pylos
This book revises our understanding of Mycenaean society through a detailed prosopographical analysis of individuals attested in the administrative texts from the Palace of Nestor at Pylos in southwestern Greece, ca. 1200 BC.
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Chapter One Paupers and Peasants and Princes and Kings
Chapter Two From Proper Names to People Proper
Chapter Three Smiths and Herders
Chapter Four Soldiers and Landowners
Chapter Five From Social Structure to Social Activity
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