Geometric Greece: 900-700 BC

Synopsis

Professor Coldstream has now fully updated his comprehensive survey with a substantial new chapter on the abundant discoveries and developments made since the book's first publication.The text is presented in three main sections: the passing of the dark ages, c.900-770 BC; the Greek renaissance, c.770-700 BC, covered region by region, and the final part on life in eighth century Greece. Its geographical coverage of the Mediterranean ranges from Syria to Sicily, and the detailed archaeological evidence is amplified by reference to literary sources.Highly illustrated, including images of several finds never previously published, this will follow the first successufl edition as is the essential handbook for anyone studying early Greek antiquity.

Additional information

Contributors:
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 2003
Edition:
  • 2nd