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The Oxford dictionary of the classical world

Author: J W Roberts
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Series: Online Access With JISC Subscription agreement: Oxford Reference Online.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World' is a survey of life in ancient Greece and Rome, spanning 776 BC to AD 180. It offers over 2,500 entries on life in the classical world, from politics, philosophy, literature, and art, to history, myth religion and family life.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J W Roberts
ISBN: 9780191727061 0191727067 9780198804864 0198804865 9780192801463 0192801465
OCLC Number: 1229227026
Reproduction Notes: Electronic resource. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Description: 880 p. : maps ; 20 cm.
Contents: PREFACE; NOTE TO THE READER; ABBREVIATIONS; THE OXFORD DICTIONARY OF THE CLASSICAL WORLD; PURCHASING POWER; CHRONOLOGY; MAPS; TWO-WAY GAZETTEER OF CLASSICAL AND MODERN NAMES; PREFACE; NOTE TO THE READER; ABBREVIATIONS; THE OXFORD DICTIONARY OF THE CLASSICAL WORLD; PURCHASING POWER; CHRONOLOGY; MAPS; TWO-WAY GAZETTEER OF CLASSICAL AND MODERN NAMES
Series Title: Online Access With JISC Subscription agreement: Oxford Reference Online.
Responsibility: edited by John Roberts.

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Essential for students and teachers of classics and classical civilization and for anyone interested in discovering more about the foundations of Western culture, this guide offers over 2,500 A-Z  Read more...
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Review from previous edition magnificent * Boris Johnson, Daily Telegraph, reviewing The Oxford Classical Dictionary * scrupulously sourced intellectual meat of a texture that Socrates himself would Read more...

 
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