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Greek athletic sports and festivals by Edward Norman Gardiner

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Published by W. C. Brown Reprint Library in [Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English


  • Athletics -- History,
  • Fasts and feasts -- Greece.,
  • Olympics.,
  • Sports -- Greece.

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Edition Notes

Statementby E. Norman Gardiner.
SeriesHandbooks of archaeology and antiquities
LC ClassificationsGV21.G3 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 533 p.
Number of Pages533
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16872184M

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