Greece: The Cookbook

Greece: The Cookbook

Alexiadou, Vefa

Greece: The Cookbook is the definitive work on the rich and fascinating cooking of modern Greece.

Greece: The Cookbook is the first truly comprehensive bible of Greek...

March 20, 2017
The Flight of Ikaros: Travels in Greece During the Civil War

One of the great and lasting books about Greece.--Patrick Leigh Fermor

An intense and compelling account of an educated, sensitive archaeologist wandering the back country during the civil...

October 19, 2010
Paul Dry Books
Aristophanes: Four Plays: Clouds, Birds, Lysistrata, Women of the Assembly

The citizens of ancient Athens enjoyed a freedom of speech as broad as our own. This freedom, parrhesia, the right to say what one pleased, how and when one pleased, and to whom, had no more...

February 16, 2021
Liveright Publishing Corporation
432 Pages
The Basic Works of Aristotle (Revised)

The Basic Works of Aristotle (Revised)

Aristotle ; McKeon, Richard ;
Edited by Richard McKeon, with an introduction by C.D.C. Reeve

Preserved by Arabic mathematicians and canonized by Christian scholars, Aristotle's works have shaped Western thought,...

September 11, 2001
Byrons War: Romantic Rebellion, Greek Revolution
Roderick Beaton re-examines Lord Byron's life and writing through the long trajectory of his relationship with Greece. Beginning with the poet's youthful travels in 1809-1811, Byron's War traces his...
November 1, 2014
Cambridge University Press
356 Pages
Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea: Why the Greeks Matter
In Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea, his fourth volume to explore "the hinges of history," Thomas Cahill escorts the reader on another entertaining--and historically unassailable--journey through...
July 27, 2004
Anchor Books
The Spartans: The World of the Warrior-Heroes of Ancient Greece
The Spartans were a society of warrior-heroes who were the living exemplars of such core values as duty, discipline, self-sacrifice, and extreme toughness. This book, written by one of the world's...
August 10, 2004
320 Pages
The Names

The Names

Delillo, Don
Set against the backdrop of a lush and exotic Greece, "The Names" is considered the book which began to drive "sharply upward the size of his readership" ( "Los Angeles Times Book Review" ). Among...
July 17, 1989
339 Pages
My Family and Other Animals

My Family and Other Animals

Durrell, Gerald
The first book Gerald Durrell's Corfu Trilogy a bewitching account of a rare and magical childhood on the island of Corfu, now the inspiration for The Durrells in Corfu on...
June 29, 2004
Penguin Books
288 Pages
Stealing Athena

Stealing Athena

Essex, Karen
Stealing Athena is the story of two women, separated by centuries but united by their association with some of the world's greatest and most controversial works of art. Aspasia, a philosopher...
April 28, 2009
Anchor Books
454 Pages

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