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By Nicholas Doumanis

Greek-speaking humans have occupied the Aegean area constantly because the Bronze Age, whereas Greek tradition has been a function of the japanese Mediterranean relationship again to the Age of Alexander. yet what do Greeks this present day have in universal with Homer, Plato and Aristotle? What are the hyperlinks among the folks who equipped the Parthenon and people who at present preserve it? Drawing at the most recent examine into old, medieval and glossy historical past, Nicholas Doumanis offers clean and not easy insights into Greek historical past seeing 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 in the course of the centuries.

Ideal for the undergraduate pupil, or somebody prepared to determine extra approximately Greek heritage, A heritage of Greece presents a special and engaging account of the fortunes and plenty of modifications of Greek tradition and society, from the earliest occasions to the current.

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