Organized chronologically, this text presents a complete picture of Greek civilization as a history and features sections on the art, architecture, literature, and thought of each period. This text presents students with the history of Greece from the prehistoric through the Mycenaean Period, the Dark Ages, the Classical Period, the Hellenistic, and the absorption of Greek culture by Rome.
-Comprehensive, balanced treatment of ancient Greece Examines the culture and the people as a whole.
-Generous quotations from major and minor authors. Allows students to hear the voices of the Greeks.
-In-depth examination of literary, artistic, and philosophical traditions. Allows students to thoroughly study the important contributions made in these fields.