Greek and Roman sport: a dictionary of athletes and events from the eighth century B.C. to the third century A.D.

Front Cover
McFarland & Company Incorporated Pub, 1991 - Reference - 169 pages
0 Reviews

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Greek and Roman sport: a dictionary of athletes and events from the eighth century B. C. to the third century A. D

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Many aspects of modern sport, such as high salaries for professional athletes, streamlined apparel, and pursuit races, were not unknown to the ancients. This work describes these and many other ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
1
List of Abbreviations of Sources
4
A Brief History of Greek and Roman Sport
5
Copyright

23 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (1991)

DAVID MATZ is Associate Professor, Humanities, at Saint Bonaventure University.

Bibliographic information