Item description for Greeks and Barbarians by Thomas Harrison...
Greeks and Barbarians examines ancient Greek conceptions of the "other." The attitudes of Greeks to foreigners and there religions, and cultures, and politics reveals as much about the Greeks as it does the world they inhabited. Despite occasional interest in particular aspects of foreign customs, the Greeks were largely hostile and dismissive viewing foreigners as at best inferior, but more often as candidates for conquest and enslavement.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.92" Width: 6.92" Height: 0.91" Weight: 1.6 lbs.
Release Date Nov 9, 2001
ISBN 0415939585 ISBN13 9780415939584
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More About Thomas Harrison
Thomas Harrison is Lecturer in Ancient History, the University of St Andrews