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The Resource Ancient Greek athletics, Stephen G. Miller

Ancient Greek athletics, Stephen G. Miller

Label
Ancient Greek athletics
Title
Ancient Greek athletics
Statement of responsibility
Stephen G. Miller
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Stephen G.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GV21
LC item number
.M55 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Getscher, Robert H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Olympische Spiele
  • Athletics
  • Athletics
  • Greece
  • Atletiek
  • Griekse oudheid
  • Sociale aspecten
  • Culturele aspecten
  • Archeologische vondsten
  • Griechenland (Altertum)
Label
Ancient Greek athletics, Stephen G. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-275) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The world of Greek athletics -- The origins of Greek athletics -- The crown competitions: the events at Olympia, Delphi, Nemea, and Isthmia -- The sites of the crown competitions -- The Olympic games, 300 B.C.: a reconstruction of a festival -- The money games at Epidauros, Athens, Larissa, and Sparta -- Women and athletics -- Athletes and heroes -- Sport and recreation -- Training: the world of the gymnasion and the palaistra -- Athletics as entertainment in the Hellenistic and Roman periods -- Professionals and amateurs -- Politics and the games -- Athletics and society -- Arete
Control code
52773569
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
ix, 288 pages
Isbn
9780300100839
Lccn
2003016875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Provenance of Copley Library's copy: Robert H. Getscher
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)52773569
Label
Ancient Greek athletics, Stephen G. Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-275) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The world of Greek athletics -- The origins of Greek athletics -- The crown competitions: the events at Olympia, Delphi, Nemea, and Isthmia -- The sites of the crown competitions -- The Olympic games, 300 B.C.: a reconstruction of a festival -- The money games at Epidauros, Athens, Larissa, and Sparta -- Women and athletics -- Athletes and heroes -- Sport and recreation -- Training: the world of the gymnasion and the palaistra -- Athletics as entertainment in the Hellenistic and Roman periods -- Professionals and amateurs -- Politics and the games -- Athletics and society -- Arete
Control code
52773569
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
ix, 288 pages
Isbn
9780300100839
Lccn
2003016875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Provenance of Copley Library's copy: Robert H. Getscher
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
(OCoLC)52773569

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