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The Oxford companion to classical civilization, edited by Simon Hornblower and Antony Spawforth ; assistant editor, Esther Eidinow

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The Oxford companion to classical civilization
Title
The Oxford companion to classical civilization
Statement of responsibility
edited by Simon Hornblower and Antony Spawforth ; assistant editor, Esther Eidinow
Title variation
  • Companion to classical civilization
  • Classical civilization
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Language
eng
Summary
This work incorporates the updates and revisions made to the latest edition of the acclaimed 'Oxford Classical Dictionary', from which this abridged Companion derives. A revised chronology, bibliography, and thematic listing of entries supplement the A to Z entries. It also contains over 40 new or completely rewritten entries on Greek and Roman society and culture, including ancient perceptions of colour, gender, ghosts, masculinity, sacred laws, and theatricality, as well as new feature entries on topics such as emotions, madness, and ancient conceptions of the senses
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Index
no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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The Oxford companion to classical civilization, edited by Simon Hornblower and Antony Spawforth ; assistant editor, Esther Eidinow
Label
The Oxford companion to classical civilization, edited by Simon Hornblower and Antony Spawforth ; assistant editor, Esther Eidinow
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Previous edition: 1998
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Includes bibliographical references
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Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 867 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191778483
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illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white)
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