I wish this had been the first book I read in my study of ancient history.
Penguin's historical atlas series brings the past to life in vibrant color with maps, illustrations, and photographs of historical sites and artifacts.
The atlas has helped me a little bit, and I'll refer to some of the maps from time to time, but this was not worth he effort.
You are getting too damned pushy in demanding feedback. I charge $500 per hour for professional evaulations like this with a $250 minimum. Read morePublished 11 months ago by julio.cortazar
It gives you a graphic voyage in Ancient Greece. It is practical and it has good images. Also bought Ancient Rome. Thanks!Published 13 months ago by dmorato1
A short and small book, illustrated to just the right level. I would recommend this to kids or young adults looking for a hook into ancient Greek history.Published on March 15, 2013 by Dr Garry
Most of these reviews refer to the text of this volume which I will admit I have hardly even skimmed. I purchased this for the maps, it is an atlas after all. Read morePublished on April 30, 2012 by Amazon Customer
In the study of Ancient Greece, there should always be reference material that helps guide the reader/student through the history in a way that helps the historical events sink in... Read morePublished on October 30, 2011 by Rebecca Graf
Not a bad supplementary read to the history of ancient Greece. It has a couple of irritating elements, such as its preference for unfamiliar (even if more accurate) spellings of... Read morePublished on April 7, 2011 by David Withun
The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Greece makes a great resource for any library. It has colored maps with concise historical background and details related to the early... Read morePublished on July 9, 2010 by A. Ramirez
compared to other books having to deal with the subject matter this book is rather boring. But then I have never been that much of a fan of the subject matter either. Read morePublished on February 7, 2010 by Sarah Bruce