A Companion to Sport and Spectacle in Greek and Roman by Paul Christesen,Donald G. Kyle

By Paul Christesen,Donald G. Kyle

A spouse to game and Spectacle in Greek and Roman Antiquity offers a sequence of essays that follow a socio-historical standpoint to myriad points of old recreation and spectacle.

  • Covers the Bronze Age to the Byzantine Empire
  • Includes contributions from a number foreign students with a number of Classical antiquity specialties
  • Goes past the standard concentrations on Olympia and Rome to check recreation in towns and territories in the course of the Mediterranean basin
  • Features various illustrations, maps, end-of-chapter references, inner cross-referencing, and an in depth index to extend accessibility and help researchers

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