The Oxford Classical Dictionary
Call Number: R 938.003 OXF
Publication Date: 1996-12-12
Contains six thousand entries addressing everyday life in the Greco-Roman world looking at the arts, law, science, culture, marriage, and information on key persons who shaped their world.
Civilization of the Ancient Mediterranean
Call Number: R 938.19 CIV
Publication Date: 1988-01-01
A collection of ninety-seven essays that provide information about the ancient Mediterranean civilizations of Greece and Rome. Especially useful for aspects of daily life such as clothing, music, food, sport, and marriage and family life.
Encyclopedia of the Ancient Greek World
Call Number: R 938 SAC
Publication Date: 1995-06-01
A-to-Z reference provides an appraisal of the spiritual and intellectual genius of Greek civilization, encompassing politics, geography, mythical figures, and great thinkers.
Women in Ancient Greece
Call Number: 305.4 MAC
Publication Date: 1999-01-15
Examines the status and conditions of women in ancient Greek society, discussing such topics as marriage and family life, clothing, domestic duties, religion, and more.
Sport in Ancient Times
Call Number: 796.0901 CRO
Publication Date: 2007-01-01
Examines the importance of athletic competitions in ancient cultures and societies, which includes Asia, the Middle East, Egypt, Greece, Italy, and more; and also discusses the ancient Olympic games, Roman gladiators, and women's roles in sports.
The Ancient City
Call Number: 937.06 CON
Publication Date: 1998-05-21
Recreates the public buildings, temples, shops, and houses of ancient Athens and Rome, providing a window through which to look at the development of the cities and their architecture, and to discuss various aspects of daily life, including religion, food, drama, games, food, culture, and entertainment.
Atlas of the Greek World
Call Number: 938 LEV
Publication Date: 1981-03-01
Text, illustrations, and maps describe the cultural background of Greece, geography, history, and Greek society.
Ancient Athens on 5 Drachmas a Day
Call Number: 938.5 MAT
Publication Date: 2008-10-17
Uses a travel guide format to provide insights into the history and culture of ancient Athens, looking at what a person visiting the city 2,500 years ago might expect to experience.