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The Resource Greek athletics in the Roman world : victory and virtue, Zahra Newby

Greek athletics in the Roman world : victory and virtue, Zahra Newby

Label
Greek athletics in the Roman world : victory and virtue
Title
Greek athletics in the Roman world
Title remainder
victory and virtue
Statement of responsibility
Zahra Newby
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Includes information on Athens, baths, boxing, Capitoline games at Rome, crowns, discus thrower statue, festivals, Gaul, gymnasium, Hadrian, Heracles, homoeroticism, identity, Myron, Nero, Olympic games, Ostia, Pausanias, Philostratus, Polycletius, Pomeii, Rome, sculpture, Sparta, theatre, victory statues, villas, etc
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Newby, Zahra
Dewey number
796.4209380937
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
GV573
LC item number
.N49 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford studies in ancient culture and representation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Athletics
  • Athletics
  • Athletics
  • Nationalism and sports
  • Rome
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • Athletics
  • Athletics
  • Civilization
  • Nationalism and sports
  • Greece
  • Rome (Empire)
  • Atletiek
  • Sociale aspecten
  • Culturele aspecten
  • Sport
  • Römisches Reich
  • Griechenland
Label
Greek athletics in the Roman world : victory and virtue, Zahra Newby
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction : Greeks, Romans, and athletics in the Roman world -- 2. Greek athletics in the heart of Rome -- 3. Visualizing athletics in the Roman baths -- 4. Idealized statues in Roman villas -- 5. Training warriors : the merits of a physical education -- 6. The Athenian Ephebeia : performing the past -- 7. Olympia and Pausanias' construction of Greece -- 8. Gymnasia, festivals, and euergetism in Asia minor -- 9 . Conclusions
Control code
138645808
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 314 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610758197
Lccn
2006296563
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)138645808
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Greek athletics in the Roman world : victory and virtue, Zahra Newby
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction : Greeks, Romans, and athletics in the Roman world -- 2. Greek athletics in the heart of Rome -- 3. Visualizing athletics in the Roman baths -- 4. Idealized statues in Roman villas -- 5. Training warriors : the merits of a physical education -- 6. The Athenian Ephebeia : performing the past -- 7. Olympia and Pausanias' construction of Greece -- 8. Gymnasia, festivals, and euergetism in Asia minor -- 9 . Conclusions
Control code
138645808
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 314 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610758197
Lccn
2006296563
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, plans
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)138645808
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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