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Greece: Zagoria and Mt. Olympus

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Enrich your travels with reading! Here's a hand-picked list prepared for your journey in conjunction with the book experts at Longitude. We have updated the original package. These are the current recommendations.
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Item EXGRE319. Buy these 5 items as a set for $83 including shipping, 15% off the retail price. With free shipping on anything else you order.  Buy Package

Ancient Greece: Art, Architecture, and History

GRE194
Marina Belozerskaya, Kenneth Lapatin
Getty Trust Publications
2004
144
0892366958
PAPER
Archaeology
0
0
0
0
This lively illustrated guide covers the architecture, painting and sculpture of Ancient Greece from the third millennium to the end of the Hellenistic period. With 282 color and 28 black-and-white illustrations.
$19.95

Greece, A Traveler's Literary Companion

GRE190
Artemis Leontis (Editor)
Whereabouts Press
1997
288
1883513049
PAPER
Anthology
0
0
0
0
In this terrific anthology, 24 modern Greek writers offer a flavor of their nation, its culture and people, beautiful landscapes and rich history.
$14.95

Roumeli, Travels in Northern Greece

GRE249
Patrick Leigh Fermor
NYRB
2006
260
159017187X
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
Extending his travels to the north, Fermor visits with the Sarakatsans and Kravarites, two remote peoples (ethnography was among his many interests), and chases off to Missolonghi to retrieve a pair of Lord Byron's shoes.
$16.95

Eyewitness Guide Greece, Athens and the Mainland

GRE38
Eyewitness Guides
DK Publishing
2015
352
1465427961
PAPER
Guidebook
1/1/2112
0
0
0
0
This superb guide features color photography, dozens of excellent local maps and a region-by-region synopsis of the country's attractions.
$25.00

Greece Map

GRE24
Michelin
Michelin Travel Publications
2013
2
2067172018
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A colorful shaded map of Greece, the Greek Islands and the western coast of Turkey (including Istanbul) at a scale of 1:800,000.
$12.95

Blue Guide Greece, The Mainland

GRE40
Sherry Marker (Editor), James Pettifer (Editor)
W. W. Norton & Company
2006
735
0393328368
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
With extensive background on the history, art, architecture and culture of mainland Greece, serious-minded travelers will not want to be without this guide.
$32.95

A Traveller's History of Greece

GRE55
Timothy Boatswain, Colin Nicolson
Interlink Publishing Group
2007
344
1566565227
PAPER
History
6/16/2017
0
0
0
0
A nicely written survey from prehistory through the 1990s: wide-ranging, accessible and necessarily condensed.
$14.95

Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea, Why the Greeks Matter

GRE182
Thomas Cahill
Doubleday
2004
320
0385495544
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Cahill brings to life ancient Greek society and civilization through the lives and words of politicians, playwrights, a poet, a philosopher and an artist in this eloquent and absorbing tribute.
$18.00

Salonica, City of Ghosts: Christians, Muslims and Jews, 1430-1950

GRE232
Mark Mazower
Vintage Books
2006
528
0375727388
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Mazower chronicles the history and culture of Thessaloniki from Byzantium to Ottoman rule with a look at the terrible devastation of WWI in this inviting book, part history and part travelogue.
$18.00

The Ancient Olympic Games

GRE158
Judith Swaddling
University of Texas Press
2015
120
0292767382
PAPER
History
9/1/2015
0
0
0
0
An attractively illustrated survey of the religion, mythology and celebration of sport at Olympia. Third edition.
$19.95

The Ancient Olympics, A History

GRE206
Nigel Spivey
Oxford University Press
2012
304
0192806041
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A colorful look at the ancient Olympic games as they really were: brutal, fierce and deadly. Spivey, a wonderful popular writer and classicist at Cambridge, offers a vivid history of Greek athletic contests, not just the Olympian but also the Pythian at Delphi, Isthmian at Corinth and Nemean at Argos.
$19.99

The Classical World

GRE293
Robin Lane Fox
Hachette
2008
656
0465024971
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
From Homer to Hadrian, Fox conjures tyrants, conquerors and enthralling personalities in this marvelously written history of ancient Greece and Rome.
$22.99

The Complete World of Greek Mythology

GRE377
Richard Buxton
Thames & Hudson
2004
240
0500251215
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
With hundreds of color illustrations, site plans, genealogies and maps, this handsome, encyclopedic reference illuminates the world of the Greek gods.
$39.95

The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Greece

GRE125
Robert Morkot
Penguin Putnam
1997
144
0140513353
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
This pictorial survey of Greek antiquity, recording its culture and expansion, features dozens of full-color maps.
$21.00

The World of the Ancient Greeks

GRE365
John Camp, Elizabeth Fisher
Thames & Hudson
2010
224
0500051127
PAPER
History
0
0
0
1
Featuring hundreds of illustrations and invitingly short chapters on topics from the first Greeks to the Heroic Age and classical Athens. With modern color photographs of great Greek cities from Athens and Delphi to Knossos, Ephesus, Pergamum and Priene.
$24.95

Dinner with Persephone

GRE28
Patricia Storace
Vintage Books
1997
398
0679744789
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
The pleasures and complexities of contemporary Greece, marvelously described by an American poet spending a year there. Storace intertwines her own perceptions with the history of the country and the influence of pop culture on the classical landscape.
$18.00

The Colossus of Maroussi

GRE05
Henry Miller
New Directions Publishing Corporation
2010
223
0811218570
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
1
0
0
Miller captures the spirit and warmth of the resilient Greek people in this inspired tale of a wartime journey from Athens to Crete, Corfu and Delphi with his friend Lawrence Durrell.
$15.95

A Literary Companion to Travel in Greece

GRE06
Richard Stoneman
Getty Trust Publications
1994
347
0892362987
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Poetry, prose and literature over the ages, arranged geographically with an excellent introduction and commentary. Stoneman artfully weaves together hundreds of short excerpts.
$19.95

Corelli's Mandolin

GRE51
Louis De Bernieres
Vintage Books
1995
448
067976397X
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
This lyrical novel captures the humanity, quirks and loves of village life in the Greek islands. A satire of war, this charming and richly-colored novel is set on Cephalonia during the Italian occupation in the 1940s.
$16.95

The Iliad

GRE173
Homer, Robert Fagles (Translator)
Penguin
2002
704
0140275363
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
The bard’s tale of the Trojan War in all its fury and glory, this wonderful translation brings all the power of the original to English.
$19.00

The King Must Die

GRE23
Mary Renault
Vintage Books
1988
330
0394751043
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
The first in Mary Renault's trilogy of well-researched page-turners features the tale of Theseus, slayer of the Minotaur and the king of Athens. Known for her exhaustive research, Renault is an acknowledged master of historical fiction.
$16.95

The Songs of the Kings

GRE185
Barry Unsworth
W. W. Norton & Company
2004
342
0393322831
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Unsworth's sly novel, set in 1260 B.C. as scheming Odysseus prepares to plunder Troy. A familiar story enhanced by Unsworth's mix of classic cadence, contemporary language, ripe humor and pulled-from-the-headlines satire.
$21.95

Blue Guide Greece, The Mainland

GRE40
Sherry Marker (Editor), James Pettifer (Editor)
W. W. Norton & Company
2006
735
0393328368
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
With extensive background on the history, art, architecture and culture of mainland Greece, serious-minded travelers will not want to be without this guide.
$32.95

A Traveller's History of Greece

GRE55
Timothy Boatswain, Colin Nicolson
Interlink Publishing Group
2007
344
1566565227
PAPER
History
6/16/2017
0
0
0
0
A nicely written survey from prehistory through the 1990s: wide-ranging, accessible and necessarily condensed.
$14.95

Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea, Why the Greeks Matter

GRE182
Thomas Cahill
Doubleday
2004
320
0385495544
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Cahill brings to life ancient Greek society and civilization through the lives and words of politicians, playwrights, a poet, a philosopher and an artist in this eloquent and absorbing tribute.
$18.00

Salonica, City of Ghosts: Christians, Muslims and Jews, 1430-1950

GRE232
Mark Mazower
Vintage Books
2006
528
0375727388
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Mazower chronicles the history and culture of Thessaloniki from Byzantium to Ottoman rule with a look at the terrible devastation of WWI in this inviting book, part history and part travelogue.
$18.00

The Ancient Olympic Games

GRE158
Judith Swaddling
University of Texas Press
2015
120
0292767382
PAPER
History
9/1/2015
0
0
0
0
An attractively illustrated survey of the religion, mythology and celebration of sport at Olympia. Third edition.
$19.95

The Ancient Olympics, A History

GRE206
Nigel Spivey
Oxford University Press
2012
304
0192806041
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A colorful look at the ancient Olympic games as they really were: brutal, fierce and deadly. Spivey, a wonderful popular writer and classicist at Cambridge, offers a vivid history of Greek athletic contests, not just the Olympian but also the Pythian at Delphi, Isthmian at Corinth and Nemean at Argos.
$19.99

The Classical World

GRE293
Robin Lane Fox
Hachette
2008
656
0465024971
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
From Homer to Hadrian, Fox conjures tyrants, conquerors and enthralling personalities in this marvelously written history of ancient Greece and Rome.
$22.99

The Complete World of Greek Mythology

GRE377
Richard Buxton
Thames & Hudson
2004
240
0500251215
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
With hundreds of color illustrations, site plans, genealogies and maps, this handsome, encyclopedic reference illuminates the world of the Greek gods.
$39.95

The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Greece

GRE125
Robert Morkot
Penguin Putnam
1997
144
0140513353
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
This pictorial survey of Greek antiquity, recording its culture and expansion, features dozens of full-color maps.
$21.00

Dinner with Persephone

GRE28
Patricia Storace
Vintage Books
1997
398
0679744789
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
The pleasures and complexities of contemporary Greece, marvelously described by an American poet spending a year there. Storace intertwines her own perceptions with the history of the country and the influence of pop culture on the classical landscape.
$18.00

The Colossus of Maroussi

GRE05
Henry Miller
New Directions Publishing Corporation
2010
223
0811218570
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
1
0
0
Miller captures the spirit and warmth of the resilient Greek people in this inspired tale of a wartime journey from Athens to Crete, Corfu and Delphi with his friend Lawrence Durrell.
$15.95

A Literary Companion to Travel in Greece

GRE06
Richard Stoneman
Getty Trust Publications
1994
347
0892362987
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Poetry, prose and literature over the ages, arranged geographically with an excellent introduction and commentary. Stoneman artfully weaves together hundreds of short excerpts.
$19.95

Corelli's Mandolin

GRE51
Louis De Bernieres
Vintage Books
1995
448
067976397X
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
This lyrical novel captures the humanity, quirks and loves of village life in the Greek islands. A satire of war, this charming and richly-colored novel is set on Cephalonia during the Italian occupation in the 1940s.
$16.95

The Iliad

GRE173
Homer, Robert Fagles (Translator)
Penguin
2002
704
0140275363
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
The bard’s tale of the Trojan War in all its fury and glory, this wonderful translation brings all the power of the original to English.
$19.00

The King Must Die

GRE23
Mary Renault
Vintage Books
1988
330
0394751043
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
The first in Mary Renault's trilogy of well-researched page-turners features the tale of Theseus, slayer of the Minotaur and the king of Athens. Known for her exhaustive research, Renault is an acknowledged master of historical fiction.
$16.95

The Songs of the Kings

GRE185
Barry Unsworth
W. W. Norton & Company
2004
342
0393322831
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Unsworth's sly novel, set in 1260 B.C. as scheming Odysseus prepares to plunder Troy. A familiar story enhanced by Unsworth's mix of classic cadence, contemporary language, ripe humor and pulled-from-the-headlines satire.
$21.95

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The Ancient Mediterranean

MED10
Michael Grant
Plume
1990
374
0452010373
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
Grant, a well-known classical scholar, provides this comprehensive history of the peoples and cultures of the Mediterranean, including Egypt, Israel, Crete, Greece, the Roman states and many others. A very well-researched account of Western history's roots.
$20.00

The Complete Greek Temples

MED97
Tony Spawforth
Thames & Hudson
2006
240
0500051429
HARD COVER
Art & Architecture
0
0
0
0
A sourcebook, gazetteer and illustrated overview ancient Greek temples throughout the Mediterranean.
$40.00

Gates of Fire

GRE127
Steven Pressfield
Bantam Doubleday
1999
440
0553580531
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
A historical novel telling the story of the Battle of Thermopylae, where a handful of Spartan knights held off Xerxes and the Persian army for a week before being slaughtered. A page-turner.
$7.99

Greek Art

GRE68
Nigel Spivey
Phaidon Press
1997
448
0714833681
PAPER
Art & Architecture
0
0
0
0
Geared towards art history students, this concise survey of Greek art is also an excellent overview of the subject for the traveler. Divided thematically, it covers major artists, myths and plays in addition to temple sculpture and architecture.
$29.95

Mani, Travels in Southern Peloponnese

GRE27
Patrick Leigh Fermor
NYRB
2006
320
1590171888
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
Fermor weaves anecdote, magnificent description, classical references, history and commentary into an absorbing portrait of place.
$15.95

The Peloponnesian War

GRE183
Donald Kagan
Penguin Putnam
2004
511
0142004375
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A magnificent account of the 30-year struggle between Athens and Sparta in 5th-century B.C. Includes excellent maps.
$21.00

More Books

Mani, Travels in Southern Peloponnese

GRE27
Patrick Leigh Fermor
NYRB
2006
320
1590171888
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
Fermor weaves anecdote, magnificent description, classical references, history and commentary into an absorbing portrait of place.
$15.95

The Ancient Mediterranean

MED10
Michael Grant
Plume
1990
374
0452010373
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
Grant, a well-known classical scholar, provides this comprehensive history of the peoples and cultures of the Mediterranean, including Egypt, Israel, Crete, Greece, the Roman states and many others. A very well-researched account of Western history's roots.
$20.00

Greek Art

GRE68
Nigel Spivey
Phaidon Press
1997
448
0714833681
PAPER
Art & Architecture
0
0
0
0
Geared towards art history students, this concise survey of Greek art is also an excellent overview of the subject for the traveler. Divided thematically, it covers major artists, myths and plays in addition to temple sculpture and architecture.
$29.95

Gates of Fire

GRE127
Steven Pressfield
Bantam Doubleday
1999
440
0553580531
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
A historical novel telling the story of the Battle of Thermopylae, where a handful of Spartan knights held off Xerxes and the Persian army for a week before being slaughtered. A page-turner.
$7.99

The Peloponnesian War

GRE183
Donald Kagan
Penguin Putnam
2004
511
0142004375
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A magnificent account of the 30-year struggle between Athens and Sparta in 5th-century B.C. Includes excellent maps.
$21.00

The Complete Greek Temples

MED97
Tony Spawforth
Thames & Hudson
2006
240
0500051429
HARD COVER
Art & Architecture
0
0
0
0
A sourcebook, gazetteer and illustrated overview ancient Greek temples throughout the Mediterranean.
$40.00

For Kids

The World of Odysseus

GRE76
Moses I. Finley
NYRB
2002
205
1590170172
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A classic portrait of ancient Greek society based in large part on the author's ground-breaking interpretation of the Iliad and Odyssey.
$14.95

Greece! Rome! Monsters!

GRE171
John Harris, Calef Brown (Illustrator)
Getty Trust Publications
2002
48
0892366184
HARD COVER
Literature
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
A children's primer on Greek and Roman myths as seen through 20 notable monsters. Brown provides quirky, colorful illustrations while Harris describes each monster, from the terrifying to the fanciful.
$17.95

Greece, A True Book

GRE155
David Petersen, Christine Petersen
Children's Press
2002
48
0516273590
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
A welcome introduction to Greece for younger readers ages 6-8, including much information about modern Greece as well as an introduction to classic tales and personalities from the ancient world.
$6.95

The Gods and Goddesses of Olympus

GRE228
Aliki
HarperCollins
1997
48
0064461890
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Illustrated tales of the gods for younger readers (ages 6-9) by the popular artist and children's book author.
$6.99

Ancient Greece, Cultural Atlas for Young People

GRE42
Anton Powell
Facts on File
2007
96
0816068216
HARD COVER
Archaeology
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
An illustrated guide to Greek history, life and culture from the Bronze Age through Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic kingdoms.
$48.75

Eyewitness Ancient Greece

GRE59
Anne Pearson
DK Publishing
2014
72
1465420916
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Covering fun and games, politics, power and myth, these illustrated essays explore the history and daily life of ancient Greece.
$19.99

Parthenon

GRE264
Lynn Curlee
Atheneum
2011
34
0689844905
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
This splendid introduction to the Parthenon, its design, construction and history features Lynn Curlee's detailed illustrations, many full-page. Geared to grades 5-8.
$19.99

Spend the Day in Ancient Greece

GRE60
Linda Honan
John Wiley & Son
1998
113
0471154547
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Subtitled "Projects and Activities that Bring the Past to Life," this book zooms in on the life of a family in ancient Greece, presenting their diet, clothing and way of life through 30 hands-on activities. Geared for kids ages 8-12.
$19.99

The Children's Homer, The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy

GRE46
Padraic Colum, Willy Pogany (Illustrator)
Aladdin Books
2004
256
0689868839
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
A three-time Newbery Award-winning author, Colum retells these classic tales from antiquity for young readers.
$9.99

The Parthenon, The Height of Greek Civilization

GRE292
Elizabeth Mann, Yuan Lee (Illustrator)
Mikaya Press
2006
48
1931414157
HARD COVER
Art & Architecture
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
A lively history both of the construction of the Parthenon and of the historical and political climate surrounding it. Geared for ages 9-12, this book is one of a series by Mann on famous structures.
$22.95

Your Travel Guide to Ancient Greece

GRE268
Nancy Day
Runestone Press
2001
96
0822530767
HARD COVER
History
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
A clever guide book for time-travelers to classical Greece geared for grades 5-7, covering in full color all the usual for travelers: where to stay, eat and shop, what to do, and practical travel details.
$26.65

Troy

GRE156
Adele Geras
Harcourt Books
2002
352
0152045708
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
YOUNG ADULTS
A highly acclaimed young adult novel, essentially a retelling of "The Iliad" from four Trojan teenagers' points of view. Adele Geras won critical kudos for her book's historical accuracy and YA vigor.
$7.99

Classic Myths to Read Aloud

GRE19
William F. Russell
Crown
1989
264
0517588374
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
Short, suspenseful and recast in vivid, crystal-clear language for kids, these essential Greek and Roman myths can be read in a few minutes each.
$16.00

D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths

GRE75
Ingri D'Aulaire, Edgar D'Aulaire
Laurel-Leaf Publishing
1992
192
0440406943
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
An oversized and vividly illustrated collection of Greek myths for children. This is the classic that many of us remember from our own childhoods -- still considered by many to be the best. Intended for children ages 9 to 12, but you may want to read it yourself!
$19.95

For Kids

Classic Myths to Read Aloud

GRE19
William F. Russell
Crown
1989
264
0517588374
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
Short, suspenseful and recast in vivid, crystal-clear language for kids, these essential Greek and Roman myths can be read in a few minutes each.
$16.00

Ancient Greece, Cultural Atlas for Young People

GRE42
Anton Powell
Facts on File
2007
96
0816068216
HARD COVER
Archaeology
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
An illustrated guide to Greek history, life and culture from the Bronze Age through Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic kingdoms.
$48.75

The Children's Homer, The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy

GRE46
Padraic Colum, Willy Pogany (Illustrator)
Aladdin Books
2004
256
0689868839
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
A three-time Newbery Award-winning author, Colum retells these classic tales from antiquity for young readers.
$9.99

Eyewitness Ancient Greece

GRE59
Anne Pearson
DK Publishing
2014
72
1465420916
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Covering fun and games, politics, power and myth, these illustrated essays explore the history and daily life of ancient Greece.
$19.99

Spend the Day in Ancient Greece

GRE60
Linda Honan
John Wiley & Son
1998
113
0471154547
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Subtitled "Projects and Activities that Bring the Past to Life," this book zooms in on the life of a family in ancient Greece, presenting their diet, clothing and way of life through 30 hands-on activities. Geared for kids ages 8-12.
$19.99

D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths

GRE75
Ingri D'Aulaire, Edgar D'Aulaire
Laurel-Leaf Publishing
1992
192
0440406943
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
An oversized and vividly illustrated collection of Greek myths for children. This is the classic that many of us remember from our own childhoods -- still considered by many to be the best. Intended for children ages 9 to 12, but you may want to read it yourself!
$19.95

The World of Odysseus

GRE76
Moses I. Finley
NYRB
2002
205
1590170172
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A classic portrait of ancient Greek society based in large part on the author's ground-breaking interpretation of the Iliad and Odyssey.
$14.95

Greece, A True Book

GRE155
David Petersen, Christine Petersen
Children's Press
2002
48
0516273590
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
A welcome introduction to Greece for younger readers ages 6-8, including much information about modern Greece as well as an introduction to classic tales and personalities from the ancient world.
$6.95

Troy

GRE156
Adele Geras
Harcourt Books
2002
352
0152045708
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
YOUNG ADULTS
A highly acclaimed young adult novel, essentially a retelling of "The Iliad" from four Trojan teenagers' points of view. Adele Geras won critical kudos for her book's historical accuracy and YA vigor.
$7.99

Greece! Rome! Monsters!

GRE171
John Harris, Calef Brown (Illustrator)
Getty Trust Publications
2002
48
0892366184
HARD COVER
Literature
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YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
A children's primer on Greek and Roman myths as seen through 20 notable monsters. Brown provides quirky, colorful illustrations while Harris describes each monster, from the terrifying to the fanciful.
$17.95

The Gods and Goddesses of Olympus

GRE228
Aliki
HarperCollins
1997
48
0064461890
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Literature
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YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Illustrated tales of the gods for younger readers (ages 6-9) by the popular artist and children's book author.
$6.99

Parthenon

GRE264
Lynn Curlee
Atheneum
2011
34
0689844905
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History
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MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
This splendid introduction to the Parthenon, its design, construction and history features Lynn Curlee's detailed illustrations, many full-page. Geared to grades 5-8.
$19.99

Your Travel Guide to Ancient Greece

GRE268
Nancy Day
Runestone Press
2001
96
0822530767
HARD COVER
History
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A clever guide book for time-travelers to classical Greece geared for grades 5-7, covering in full color all the usual for travelers: where to stay, eat and shop, what to do, and practical travel details.
$26.65

The Parthenon, The Height of Greek Civilization

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Elizabeth Mann, Yuan Lee (Illustrator)
Mikaya Press
2006
48
1931414157
HARD COVER
Art & Architecture
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A lively history both of the construction of the Parthenon and of the historical and political climate surrounding it. Geared for ages 9-12, this book is one of a series by Mann on famous structures.
$22.95

Worth Looking For

The Search for Ancient Greece

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Roland Etienne, Francoise Etienne
Thames & Hudson UK
1992
175
0810928043
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Archaeology
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Lavishly illustrated, this pocket encyclopedia covers the archaeology and meaning of ancient Greece -- quite an accomplishment for such a slim book.
$15.95