By David Pickering
From theatre to politics, no different unmarried civilisation has prompted the Western international extra profoundly than that of historic Greece.
From the roots of democracy to philosophy and arithmetic, it’s interesting to profit how a lot western civilisation has stemmed from that of historic Greece. This publication deals an advent to the lives of the traditional Greeks, their mythologies and traditions and their tradition and learning.
With color illustrations assisting a transparent, informative and fascinating textual content, this advisor is an ideal spouse for either adults and youngsters alike.
• Geography – map of Greece
• heritage – the several civilizations from the Minoans via to the Hellenistic period
• faith – gods, gala's, oracles and muses
• Mythology – Homer's Odyssey, the Minotaur, Icarus
• lifestyle in old Greece – lifestyle for all degrees of society; the roles, relations lifestyles, rest activities
• Politics – democracy and the Athenian council
• studying and information – philosophy, science,
mathematics, medication and literature
• warfare – vital wars; the military and navy
• Greece this day – temples, archaeology and the monuments that may nonetheless be visible today