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The rise of the Greek aristocratic banquet /

In this book Wecowski offers a comprehensive account of the origins of the symposion and its close relationship with the rise of the Greek city-state or polis. Broadly defined as a culture-oriented aristocratic banquet, the symposion - which literally means 'drinking together' - was a noct...

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Main Author: Węcowski, Marek.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Oxford, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Available at American Research Center in Sofia Call Number: DF100 .W43 2014