Title The Mycenaean World.
Book Condition Softcover. Brand new book.
Edition Fourteenth Printing.
Publisher Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 2005.
0521290376 / 9780521290371
Seller ID 50868X2
An extensively illustrated general account of Greece in the 14th and 13th centuries B.C., as reconstructed from contemporary documents and archives by a leading world authority who presents a vivid picture of a long-obscure era. The contents of this book is as follows: List of illustrations; Preface; 1. The hellenization of Greece; 2. The documentary evidence; 3. Mycenaean geography; 4. The people of the tablets; 5. The social structure and the administrative system; 6. Religion; 7. Agriculture; 8. Craft, industry and trade; 9. Weapons and war; 10. Homer the pseudo-historian; 11. The end of the Mycenaean world; Bibliography; Index.
(Key Words: Mycenae, John Chadwick, Mycenaean Civilization, Greece, Sphagianes, Thebes, Minoans, Homer, Chariot Wheels).