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Language and history in ancient Greek culture

Martin Ostwald

Language and history in ancient Greek culture

by Martin Ostwald

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science -- Greece -- History -- To 1500,
  • Political science -- Philosophy -- History -- To 1500,
  • Civilization, Modern -- Greek influences,
  • Greece -- Civilization -- To 146 B.C

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMartin Ostwald.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC73 .O88 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17100253M
    ISBN 109780812241495
    LC Control Number2008035359

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