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The Ancient Olympic Games
The Ancient Olympic Games
Author: Judith Swaddling
For over one thousand years between 776 B.C. and A.D. 395, princes, statesmen, and famous athletes gathered every four years at Olympia in western Greece to compete for the olive crowns of the ancient Olympic Games. Judith Swaddling traces the mythological and religious origins of the games and describes the events, religious ceremony, and celeb...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780292777514
ISBN-10: 0292777515
Publication Date: 2000
Pages: 112

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Publisher: University of Texas Press
Book Type: Paperback
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