A Walkabout in Athens
Language: en
Pages: 116
Authors: James W. Stanfield
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-12-01 - Publisher: Otr Publishing, LLC

Ninety color digital photos of Athens are showcased in this text.
Was Greek Thought Religious?
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: L. Ruprecht
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-06-28 - Publisher: Springer

The Greeks are on trial. They have been for generations, if not millennia, from Rome in the First century, to Romanticism in the Nineteenth. We debate the place of the Greeks in the university curriculum, in New World culture - we even debate the place of the Greeks in the
Politics and Statecraft in the Kingdom of Greece, 1833-1843
Language: en
Pages: 668
Authors: John Anthony Petropulos
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-12-08 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Three foreign-oriented political parties-Russian, French, and English-emerged during the Greek Revolutionary period from 1821 to 1827 and played a prominent role in Greek politics until the 1850's. Little has been known or written about the activities of these parties between 1833 and 1843, when a newly established monarchy under the
Classics in Translation, Volume I
Language: en
Pages: 446
Authors: Paul L. MacKendrick, Herbert M. Howe
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-01 - Publisher: University of Wisconsin Pres

Many threads contribute to form the complex pattern of a culture-geographical, racial, economic, political, scientific, artistic, religious, and philosophical, and, certainly, temporal circumstances. Some acquaintance with this total Greek pattern is essential if we are to understand the values expressed in Greek literature.
Texting Aphrodite
Language: en
Authors: Amy Lake
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07 - Publisher: Belgrave House

British-Greek Eleni Whitby works for the British embassy in Athens as a translator, but she has also taken on the task of translating manuscripts for Kent McAllister, an American archeologist. Eleni plans to keep their relationship strictly professional, but all her text-messaging friends, Greek relatives, and her gay ex-husband conspire