Civilization of the ancient Mediterranean: Greece and Rome, Volume 1

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Michael Grant, Rachel Kitzinger
Scribner's, Oct 1, 1988 - History - 1980 pages
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The cultures that sowed the seeds of western civilization are explored in 97 original essays that address in depth all aspects of life from 2,000 B.C.E. to the abdication of Romulus Augustulus in 476 A.D. This reference provides overviews of such broad topics as law, government, religion, social organization and the arts.

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Michael Grant is a well-known classical scholar and the author of many books on classical mythology. John Hazel, also a classical scholar, is the editor of an edition of Ovid's poetry.

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