By George B. Grundy
A heritage of the Greek and Roman World, first released in 1926, offers the tale of Graeco-Roman antiquity from its earliest recorded origins to the peak of the Roman imperium. It goals to convey into prominence the interior dynamism - political, cultural, highbrow, and aesthetic – which lively the traditional peoples at various classes in their historical past, and to attract consciousness to the actual, socio-economic and spiritual stipulations lower than which they lived.
Written in a mode with the intention to most likely be unusual to trendy readers, Grundy’s historic portrait is painted with vast brush-strokes, supplying not just compelling narrative but in addition incisive remark at the contributors and societies which occupy the foreground. A historical past of the Greek and Roman global will be of curiosity for the final fanatic in addition to scholars, who may well price the sort of extensively varied method of the translation of antiquity in comparison to the conventions which be triumphant among modern scholars.
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A History of the Greek and Roman World (Routledge Revivals) by George B. Grundy