The Olympic Games in Ancient Greece
A luxurious historical book about the Olympic Games in Ancient Greece. This book is an account of the dramatic rise of ancient Greek athletics, centering around its crowning achievement, the Olympic Games. It contains chapters devoted to the social structure that favored the development of athletics and also to the central importance of its role in education. Each event is examined separately, its technique analyzed and the book is thus comprehensive and informative, as well as a pleasure to read. A Greekshops classic recommendation!
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Hard Cover. 303 Pages. In English.