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The Greek House
Its History and Development from the Neolithic Period to the Hellenistic Age


  • Date Published: April 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107663688

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  • First published in 1916, this book brings together the archaeological evidence available at the time about the history and development of Greek domestic dwellings from the Neolithic Period to the Hellenistic age. The text includes information on Homeric, Mycenaean and Minoan palaces, and a number of ground plans. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in the ancient construction of domestic space and in Classical archaeology.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: April 2014
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107663688
    • length: 286 pages
    • dimensions: 210 x 148 x 16 mm
    • weight: 0.38kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. Introduction
    2. Neolithic period in North Africa and west Mediterranean basin
    3. Neolithic period in east Mediterranean basin
    4. Lacustrine dwellings
    5. The Nordic house
    6. Cretan tombs
    7. Round, elliptical and rectangular forms
    8. Early Minoan settlements in Crete
    9. Cretan palaces
    10. Mainland palaces
    11. Central hearth in Melos and Crete
    12. Palaces at Troy
    13. Minoan houses
    14. Homeric houses
    15. Greek house of fifth and fourth centuries
    16. Greek house of third and second centuries, Pompeian houses, Vitruvian account, summary

  • Author

    Bertha Carr Rider

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