Daily life in the Hellenistic Age: from Alexander to Cleopatra

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Greenwood Press,
Pub. Date:
c2008.
Language:
English
Description
The period began when Alexander the Great conquered territory from Greece to India, and lasted for three centuries until Cleopatra died and Egypt, the final Hellenistic kingdom, was subsumed by Rome in 30 BC. Most people were peasant farmers in the countryside, and were not much affected, reports Evans (emeritus: classical, Near Eastern, and religious studies, U. of British Columbia-Vancouver), but the daily life he is concerned with was in the Greek cities. He looks at such features as housing, education, women, eating and drinking, theater, religion, and the persistence of Hellenistic culture. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
More Details
ISBN:
9780313338120
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID acd3ac52-6e60-93a9-2fba-d2c0be0a5bbd
full_title daily life in the hellenistic age from alexander to cleopatra
author evans j a s
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2016-12-14 05:07:03AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1562650764117016576
accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Evans, J. A. S. (James Allan Stewart), 1931-
author-letter Evans, J. A. S.
author_additional James Allan Evans.
author_display Evans, J. A. S
availability_toggle_arlington Available Now, Entire Collection
available_at_arlington Central
callnumber-a DE71
callnumber-first D - World History
callnumber-subject DE - Grecco-Roman World
callnumber_sort_arlington 938.08 EVANS
collection_arlington Adult Nonfiction
date_added 2011-01-26T05:00:00Z
days_since_added 2248
detailed_location_arlington Central Adult Nonfiction
display_description
format_arlington Book
format_boost 10
format_category_arlington Books
grouping_category book
id acd3ac52-6e60-93a9-2fba-d2c0be0a5bbd
isbn 9780313338120
item_details ils:.b1307281x|.i13630404|Central Adult Nonfiction|938.08 EVANS|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Dec 11, 2015|can||
itype_arlington Hardback
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lexile_code
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_arlington 50
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington 938.08 EVANS
local_callnumber_exact_arlington 938.08 EVANS
local_callnumber_left_arlington 938.08 EVANS
local_days_since_added_arlington 2248
num_holdings 1
oclc (OCoLC)190843455
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Central
physical xli, 198 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
popularity 1
primary_isbn 9780313338120
publishDate 2008
publishDateSort 2008
publisher Greenwood Press,
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details ils:.b1307281x|Book|Books||English|Greenwood Press,|c2008.|xli, 198 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records a, arlington, c, d, g, h, o, p, s, u, v, w
scoping_details_arlington ils:.b1307281x|.i13630404|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999||
series Greenwood Press "Daily life through history"
series2 Greenwood Press "Daily life through history" series ;
series_with_volume Greenwood Press "Daily life through history"
subject_facet Greece -- Social life and customs, Mediterranean Region -- Social life and customs
target_audience Adult
target_audience_full Adult
title Daily life in the Hellenistic Age : from Alexander to Cleopatra
title_alt Hellenistic Age :
title_display Daily life in the Hellenistic Age : from Alexander to Cleopatra
title_full Daily life in the Hellenistic Age : from Alexander to Cleopatra / James Allan Evans
title_short Daily life in the Hellenistic Age :
title_sort daily life in the hellenistic age from alexander to cleopatra
title_sub from Alexander to Cleopatra