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Powell, Anton.

Summary: Presents a "special edition" of a Greek newspaper which spans the years 1500 to 146 B.C. and contains articles about history, politics, feasts, fashions, theater, gods, and wars.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 1996

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J OVS 938 Powell 1996

Faust, Daniel R.

Summary: From art and architecture to politics, philosophy, and mathematics, "western civilization" owes a great deal to the achievements of ancient Greece, but what do we really know about this long-gone civilization? How did geography influence the politics of the Greek city-states? What's the difference between an agora and an acropolis? This book takes readers several thousand years into the past,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 938 FAU

Pearson, Anne

Summary: Describes the land, history, and civilization of ancient Greece.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 938 PEA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 938 PEA
1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 938 PEA

Ross, Stewart.

Summary: Examines the history, people, city-states, government, social structure, home and school life, clothing, meals, sports and games, religion, and daily activities of ancient Greece.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: P. Bedrick Books 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 938 ROS

Macdonald, Fiona.

Summary: Describes the life of ancient Greek farmers, soldiers, and citizens.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: F. Watts 1995

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: J938 MAC

Nicholson, Robert.

Summary: A simple introduction to the fascinating culture of ancient Greece.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Juniors 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 938 NIC

Stokes, Jonathan W.

Summary: Presents a guide to ancient Greece, describing its government, wars, religion, gods, philosophy, architecture, and everyday life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 938 STO

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 938 STO

Wright, Rachel.

Summary: An introduction to the ancient Greek civilization. Includes instruction for related craft projects.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: F. Watts 1992

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 938 WRI

Leacroft, Helen.

Summary: A detailed explanation, in words and pictures, of the evolution of Greek architecture from prehistoric to classical times. Describes specific building processes and materials.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. R. Scott 1966

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 722.8 LEA

Hull, Robert

Summary: Discusses the politics, home life, makeup and hair, families, schooling, trade, culture, and agriculture of ancient Greece.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Franklin Watts 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 938 HUL

Scott, Michael

Summary: The oracle and sanctuary of the Greek god Apollo at Delphi were known as the "omphalos"--The "center" or "navel" - of the ancient world for more than 1000 years. Individuals, city leaders, and kings came from all over the Mediterranean and beyond to consult Delphi's oracular priestess; to set up monuments to the gods in gold, ivory, bronze, marble, and stone; and to take part in athletic and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 930 SCO

Romm, James S.

Summary: Romm's dive into the last decades of ancient Greek freedom leading up to Alexander the Great's destruction of Thebes--and the saga of the greatest military corps of the age, the Theban Sacred Band, a unit composed of 150 pairs of male lovers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Summary: Why do the ancient Greeks occupy such a prominent place in conceptions of Western culture and identity? The Greeks are a source of much that we esteem: democracy, philosophy, tragedy, epic and lyric poetry, history-writing, ideals of athletic competition, aesthetic sensibilities, and more. Spanning roughly 1,000 years, the lectures cover the Late Bronze Age (1500 B.C.E.) to the time of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 938 MCI
Call number: DVD 938 MIC

Cahill, Thomas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nan A. Talese/Doubleday 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 909.0982 CAH

Hardyman, Robyn

Summary: Presents several of the most dangerous, dirty, and otherwise unpleasant jobs done in ancient Greece and Rome, including peasant, slave, Olympic pankratist, laborer, fuller, gladiator, and soldier.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 937 HAR

Kerns, Ann

Summary: The amazing story of the discovery of Troy and the man who found it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 939.21 KER

Newman, Sandra

Summary: Provides facts about ancient Greece, discussing the early Greeks, their government, the gods they worshipped, the first Olympics, arts and sciences, and the rise of the Roman empire, and considering the influence of the ancient Greeks in modern times. Includes maps, a time line, and photographs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 938 NEW

Hamilton, Edith

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton 1957

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 880.9 HAM

Summary: "Takes the viewer on an incredible journey to witness the breathtaking beauty of the Acropolis and the Parthenon - now and as they once were - and the majesty of the remains of Delphi, including the inspiring Temple of Zeus. Featuring: new location footage; stylish period reconstructions; ground-breaking 3D graphics and animation sequences; interpretations and analyses by the world's leading...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur International Films 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV ANC

Hull, Robert

Summary: Examines the legacy of ancient Greece through its seafaring adventures, including war on land and sea, trade, and the proliferation of Greek colonies throughout the Mediterranean region.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Franklin Watts 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 938 HUL

Davidson, James N.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperPerennial 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 938 DAV

Summary: Set in Ancient Greece and the surrounding Aegean Sea during the era of the Peloponnesian War, play as a mercenary who may enter battles on land and sea for personal and national glory.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME XBOXONE ASS

Levi, Peter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Facts on File 1980

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 938 LEV

Summary: Explores the ancient civilization of Greece by examining all aspects of daily life across all strata of society and focusing on the cycles of farming and trade, marriage and family life, education and entertainment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House Publishers 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 938 BAN

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