Sport in the Ancient World from A to Z by Mark Golden
Routledge | November 12, 2003 | English | ISBN: 0415248817 | 209 pages | PDF | 1 MB
Sport in the Ancient World from A to Z covers an extraordinarily wide range of Greek and Roman sporting activities. Arranged in an easy-to-use dictionary format, this volume includes more than 700 entries discussing ancient athletes, festivals, important sites, equipment and concepts. The approach throughout is comprehensive yet succinct, with key topics, such as athletic festivals, chariot racing, prizes and the role of women receiving more detailed discussion.