978-0-19-504127-9 / 0195041275

Sport and Recreation in Ancient Greece: A Sourcebook with Translations

by Sweet, Waldo E.

Publisher:Oxford University Press, USA



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This study examines sport and recreation in ancient Greece, through the translated accounts of ancient Greek and Latin authors. It examines the athletic events of the ancient Olympics and other games, athletic clothing, women in sports, and accounts of famous athletes.