Spring 2012 Archaeology of Greece
Classics, as CLAS-334
Formerly listed as: CLAS-34
Faculty Rebecca H. Sinos (Section 01) Description
Excavations in Greece continue to uncover a rich variety of material remains that are altering and improving our understanding of ancient Greek life. By tracing the architecture, sculpture, and other finds from major sanctuaries, habitations, and burial places, this course will explore the ways in which archaeological evidence illuminates economic, political, philosophical, and religious developments in Greece from the Bronze Age to the Hellenistic Period. Three class hours per week.
Spring semester. Professor R. Sinos.
Cost: -0- ? Course times and locations CLAS 334 - L/D Section 01 Tu 02:00 PM - 03:20 PM FAYE 115 Th 02:00 PM - 03:20 PM FAYE 115 Textbooks
Below are the textbooks used in this course, along with pricing information and availability at local bookstores. The price range shown is based upon queries to multiple online booksellers; roll your mouse over the price field to see detailed pricing information.
ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
9780140442250 Guide to Greece Harmondsworth ; Penguin, 1979. [by] Pausanias; translated [from the Greek] with an introduction by Peter Levi; illustrated with drawings from Greek coins by John Newberry; maps and plans by Jeffery Lacey Required Amherst Books $18.00
9780140442267 Guide to Greece Harmondsworth ; Penguin, 1979. Pausanias; translated [from the Greek] with an introduction by Peter Levi; illustrated with drawings from Greek coins by John Newberry; maps and plans by Jeffery Lacey Required Amherst Books $18.00
9780300101515 The archaeology of Athens New Haven ; Yale University Press, c2001. John M. Camp Required Amherst Books $28.00
9780801482809 The archaeology of Greece Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 1996. William R. Biers Required Amherst Books $24.95
9780876616130 Early Burials from the Agora Cemeteries American School of Classical Studies Sara A. Immerwahr, Required Amherst Books $3.00
9780876616406 A guide to the Palace of Nestor Princeton, N.J. : American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 2001. prepared by Carl W. Blegen and Marion Rawson; revised by Jack L. Davis and Cynthia W. Shelmerdine Required Amherst Books $7.50
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