By Paul Christesen,Donald G. Kyle
A better half to game and Spectacle in Greek and Roman Antiquity provides a sequence of essays that follow a socio-historical point of view to myriad elements of old game and spectacle.
- Covers the Bronze Age to the Byzantine Empire
- Includes contributions from various foreign students with a number of Classical antiquity specialties
- Goes past the standard concentrations on Olympia and Rome to envision recreation in towns and territories in the course of the Mediterranean basin
- Features quite a few illustrations, maps, end-of-chapter references, inner cross-referencing, and an in depth index to extend accessibility and help researchers
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A Companion to Sport and Spectacle in Greek and Roman Antiquity (Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World) by Paul Christesen,Donald G. Kyle