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A Companion to Sport and Spectacle in Greek and Roman Antiquity

A spouse to activity and Spectacle in Greek and Roman Antiquity provides a sequence of essays that follow a socio-historical viewpoint to myriad elements of historic activity and spectacle.

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

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