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modern Greeks

A. R Burn

modern Greeks

by A. R Burn

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Published by T. Nelson in London, New York (etc.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greeks.,
  • Greece -- Civilization.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. R. Burn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDF741
    The Physical Object
    Pagination55 p. :
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19845665M
    LC Control Number45001892

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      The Greeks are the first ancient society with which modern society feels an immediate affinity. We can identify with Greek art, Greek politics, Greek curiosity, and the Greek sense of history. The polis, roughly translated as the city-state, was the prevailing social and . In the book Food, A Culinary History it says that cautious estimates show that Greeks consumed no more than 4 pounds of meat a year. Economics also played a role: the animals were more useful alive providing milk for cheese and wool. Now: In Modern Greece the traditional Greek diet (circa ) had very little meat. This had to do with.

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