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By Nicholas Doumanis

Greek-speaking humans have occupied the Aegean sector consistently because the Bronze Age, whereas Greek tradition has been a function of the jap Mediterranean relationship again to the Age of Alexander. yet what do Greeks this day have in universal with Homer, Plato and Aristotle? What are the hyperlinks among the folk who outfitted the Parthenon and those that presently preserve it? Drawing at the newest examine into historic, medieval and sleek historical past, Nicholas Doumanis presents clean and difficult insights into Greek historical past when you consider that early antiquity. Taking a transnational method, Doumanis argues that the resilience of Greek tradition has greatly to do with its continuous interplay with different cultures during the centuries.

Ideal for the undergraduate pupil, or somebody prepared to determine extra approximately Greek heritage, A heritage of Greece offers a special and interesting account of the fortunes and lots of ameliorations of Greek tradition and society, from the earliest occasions to the current.

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