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Thomas Cahill provides a introductory course on the influence of ancient Greece that balances broad descriptions with concrete examples. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Mariah MacKay
A little different in structure than his works on the Middle Ages and the dawn of science, but worthwhile as written. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Dr. Ed
Anybody who is not already a Greek Scholar needs to read this book before venturing to Greece. It reflects solid scholarship in a very accessible and interesting writing style...Published 6 months ago by Robert Marcus
Disappointing. It seems like writing for the sake of writing with no particular purpose in mind, as if he was drunk and rambling on to his drunken friends about Greek history and... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Gary Cunningham
This volume was not up to my expectations. Cahill buried in too many side stories what he believes to be the gifts of the Greeks. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Marvet John
Very great. Great fan. I have not received the Wood Turners Bible. And would still very much like to receivePublished 10 months ago by Nadia herna
Mr. Cahill has done it again. While there are certainly editorial moments of which I do not entirely agree, the man is a genius. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Athelstane