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Author: David Gilman Romano
Publisher: American Philosophical Society
Keywords: greek, stadion, origins, corinth, mathematics, archaic, athletics
Number of Pages: 136
Published: 1993
ISBN-10: 0871692066
ISBN-13: 9780871692061

This work is a study of the origins of the ancient Greek stadium, especially with regard to the archaeological evidence from the Archaic & Classical sites of Corinth, Isthmia, Halieis & Olympia. The earliest remains of the Greek stadionÓ come from the Peloponnesos, a region of southern Greece, although the architectural structure eventually became well known all over the Greek & Roman world. The author also includes the ancient evidence for the initial appearance of the world stadionÓ in the Greek language & its early use in the 6th & 5th centuries B.C. The primary component of this work is

Author: P. A. Gerakēs
Publisher: IUCN
Keywords: wetlands, greek, greece, april, thessaloniki, proceedings, management, conservation, workshop
Number of Pages: 493
Published: 1992
ISBN-10: 283170104X
ISBN-13: 9782831701042

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: version, greek, condensed, capital, income, tax, convention, model
Number of Pages: 422
Published: 2010-05-04
ISBN-10: 9264086889
ISBN-13: 9789264086883

Author: B. F. Cook
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: inscriptions, greek
Number of Pages: 68
Published: 1987-12-22
ISBN-10: 0520061136
ISBN-13: 9780520061132

This book introduces the reader to a wide variety of Greek inscriptions on stone slabs and on pottery, bronzes and other small objects in the British Museum and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Author: O. Neugebauer
Publisher: American Philosophical Society
Keywords: horoscopes, greek
Number of Pages: 244
Published: 1987-12
ISBN-10: 0871690489
ISBN-13: 9780871690487

Greek horoscopes are made available for study. According to the authors, "About 60 horoscopes from the first five centuries of our era have been published since Young (1828) and Champollion-Figeac (1840) in the papyrological literature." They collected all horoscopes from this material, and added a few unpublished pieces that were put at their disposal, at the time this title originally printed in 1959.

Author: W. Kendrick Pritchett
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: topography, greek, ancient, studies
Number of Pages: 284
Published: 1989-04-25
ISBN-10: 0520097467
ISBN-13: 9780520097469

Professor Pritchett continues his study of topographical data to test the veracity of Greek historians. This sixth volume focuses on Pansanias's account of the sites in the Thyreatis, on the historical record on the use of the Thermopylai pass, and on Polybios's accounts of Philip V's march across the Peloponnesos in 219 B.C. and on Thermon in 218 B.C., with new identifications proposed for sites in Arkadia and Aitolia.

Author: Bill Frelick
Publisher: Human Rights Watch
Keywords: turkey, greece, entrance, european, union, migrants, seekers, revolving, door, iraqis, asylum, stuck
Number of Pages: 127
Published: 2008
ISBN-10: 1564324117
ISBN-13: 9781564324115

This report is about obstacles placed at the Greek entrance to the EU that prevent Iraqis and other asylum seekers and migrants from entering the European Union or that summarily expel them when they do. It includes testimonies from Iraqis and other asylum seekers and migrants on both sides of the Greek-Turkish border about pushbacks and summary expulsions from Greece, inhuman and degrading conditions of detention in Greece, Greek police and coast guard brutality and harassment, and the blocking of access to asylum in Greece as well as the denial of asylum and other forms of protection to thos
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