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8 edition of The Piraeus found in the catalog.

The Piraeus

From the Fifth to the First Century B.C.

by Robert Garland

  • 303 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Cornell Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History: American,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • World history,
  • Piraeus (Greece),
  • Ancient Greece - History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7848000M
    ISBN 100801420415
    ISBN 109780801420412

    The Piraeus is an haven, a place where there are people usually different by philosophers. As it is a fiction, why that procession? It was quite popular this Thracian deity for sure at the time of Plato, but could we think that there was some reasons behind? Phidias Piraeus Hotel is a newly renovated hotel and situated in the most commercial area of the city. It neighbours Piraeus open Mall, Pasalimani and marina zeas and it is only a few meters away from Piraeus Port. The renovation of the building was completed in /10(K).

    Piraeus Dream City Hotel features a city-center location, just feet from the main port and within proximity of the railway station. (COVID) and associated government measures. If you don’t book a flexible rate, you may not be entitled to a refund. Your cancellation request will be handled by the property, based on your chosen. Piraeus (/ p aɪ ˈ r iː ə s, p ɪ ˈ r eɪ ə s /; Greek: Πειραιάς Pireás, Ancient Greek: Πειραιεύς, Peiraieús, pronounced [peːrai̯eús]) is a port city in the region of Attica, s is located within the Athens urban area, 12 kilometres (7 miles) southwest from its city centre (municipality of Athens), and lies along the east coast of the Saronic strative region: Attica.

    ?The Piraeus combines a useful reference work on the cults and monuments of the port of Athens with a thoughtful discussion of the history and sociology of one of the great unsung cities of the ancient world.?- . Soft cover. Condition: As New. 1st Edition. Book as new and unread, top RH corner of cover has small crease. the author was the Professor Classics at Colgate University in New York. The Piraeus, the great port of Athens, is normally buried in more Atheno-centric history.


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Dust Jacket spine is faded. Internally clean. viii. The Piraeus Paperback – January 1, by Robert Garland (Author)5/5(1). Here Garland treats The Piraeus book Piraeus in its own right as an integral yet idiosyncratic component of Attika - one which exercised a decisive influence on Athenian history: its demographic profile linked it indissolubly with radical democracy; its Long Walls enabled Athenian leaders to pursue a policy which abandoned the Attic countryside in favour of a predominantly maritime strategy; later its Macedonian garrison could Author: Robert Garland.

The Piraeus: From the Fifth to the First Century B.C. Hardcover – January 1, by Robert Garland (Author)Cited by: ?The Piraeus combines a useful reference work on the cults and monuments of the port of Athens with a thoughtful discussion of the history and sociology of one of the great unsung cities of the.

Piraeus Books LLC is located in the Berkshire County of Massachusetts, USA. Mission: We are The Piraeus book interested in publishing authors whose books explore ways of making the world a better place, whether by promoting education for critical thinking, offering avenues to peace and equality, or working for social and global justice.

Piraeus Books LLC, Williamstown, MA. 35 likes. We are especially interested in publishing authors whose books explore ways of making the world a better place, whether by promoting education for Followers: Politeia; Latin: Res Publica) is a Socratic dialogue, authored by Plato around BC, concerning justice (δικαιοσύνη), the order and character of the just city-state, and the just : Plato.

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$ plus shipping $ free shipping worldwide. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. The Piraeus Plot Paperback – January 1, by Harry Arvay (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Harry Arvay. ?The Piraeus combines a useful reference work on the cults and monuments of the port of Athens with a thoughtful discussion of the history and sociology of one of the great unsung cities of the ancient world.?--Classical World.

From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. The port of Piraeus is the main gateway from Athens to the islands of the Aegean, located 12 km southwest of the Athens city center, on the east coast of the Saronic Gulf.

The biggest asset of Piraeus city is its port as it is the largest port in Greece and the busiest port in Europe, serving around 20 million passengers per year.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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The Piraeus Athena has been determined to be an original, and many believe that the Athena Mattei exposed in the Louvre is the sole existing copy of it, even though the position of the right arm is in a different position. There are various artists who have been thought to have possibly made the Piraeus Athena.

THE PIRAEUS - A WORLD APART1 By SITTA VON REDEN In book 5 of the Politics Aristotle discusses the causes for change in constitutions.2 He argues that, since people have opposing and often mistaken views about their just share in government, the main condition of.

Books set in Piraeus: [The Athenian Murders, Med sina läppars svalka, Kleine Odyssee: Der Luftangriff auf den Hafen von Piräus, The Ancient Harbou.Appears in 4 books from Page - one dances not," the laotari, or native minstrels, are hired for the night and stationed in a roomy, divanned ante-chamber, through which the guests must pass on their way into or out of the reception-rooms.Find ferry schedule, ticket fares and availability for the Piraeus Island and book your tickets --About Piraeus.

They form a unified inhabited area of 4,5 million residents, which represents approximately half of the country's population. In the old days the capital city of Athens and its port, Piraeus, were separate.