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Ancient Greek Athletics. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: MILLER, Stephen G.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 2004, ISBN:0300100833:

Seller ID: 113985


MILLER, Stephen G. Ancient Greek Athletics. New Haven and London : Yale University Press, (2004). First Printing. Pp. (8),vii-ix,(1),1-288,(4). Illustrated. Large 8vo, black cloth with silver lettering to spine. "The earliestOlympic Games began more than twenty-five hundred years ago. What were the y like, how were they organized, who participated? Were ancient sports a means of preparing youth for warfare? In this lavishly illustrated book, a world expert on ancient Greek athletics provides the first comprehensive introduction to the subject, vividly describing ancient sporting events and... View more info