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  • Item #: 037708
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    These handy 1 3/4" x 6" bookmarks make great quick references. The sturdy cardstock bookmarks feature the upper and lowercase Greek letters, their names, short and long vowels and their pronunciations, and diphthongs. – elise

  • Item #: 024892
    ISBN: 9781600510762
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  • Item #: 033308
    ISBN: 9780974361697
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  • Item #: 003869
    ISBN: 9780310205821
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  • Item #: 026169
    ISBN: 9780802312754
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    This classic text introduces students to all aspects of ancient Greek society. Each chapter covers a different topic, including the People and Land (geography), Homer, City-States, Sparta, Wars with Persia, Religion, Games, Education, Alexander, and more. Plenty of captioned black and white photos, maps, diagrams, and illustrations appear throughout the text. For example, there is an illustrated page explaining the names and functions of twenty-two different types of pottery that Greeks used in their everyday lives; a floor plan of a typical Greek house; and photographs of ancient coins. The text is engaging and readable, with excerpts from classic Greek literature and an anecdotal, "storytelling" quality that makes you feel like you are witnessing the events unfold. An index in the back of the book contains information on the Greek alphabet and language, a list of discussion questions for each chapter, a timeline/date chart, and a list of sources for further reading. Index included. By H.D. Amos & A.G.P. Lang. 224 pgs, pb. ~ Lisa

  • Item #: 008965
    ISBN: 9780794517458
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    One of the Usborne Illustrated World History series. Filled with typically-Usborne absorbing graphics and illuminating text. Very readable, detailed depiction of Greek life from the beginnings of Grecian society to Alexander the Great. Internet-links allow you to further explore some of the aspects of Ancient Greek culture.

  • Item #: 040690
    ISBN: 9781933900049
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  • Item #: 001122
    ISBN: 9780635024329
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  • Item #: 031198
    ISBN: 9780195149548
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  • Item #: 031199
    ISBN: 9780195149555
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  • Item #: 040680
    ISBN: 9780974239194
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  • Item #: 013786
    ISBN: 9780440406945
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    Golden fleece, titans, and muses, oh my! This is a very thorough collection of ancient Greek myths accompanied by artful pencil drawings in color and black and white.

    Starting with Gaea and Uranus (Earth and sky), stories are chronological to the Titans, Zeus and his descendants. Supporting characters are also given their due. Children will read about Hera, Hades, Persephone, Pandora, Centaurs, Orpheus, the Gorgon, King Midas, Oedipus, and more.

    The tales are written for children to understand. Add this book to a unit study of ancient Greece, the seven wonders of the ancient world, the Mediterranean region, or even as a study of ancient religions. Compare their beliefs with modern ones. ~Sara

  • Item #: 040691
    ISBN: 9781933900056
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  • Item #: 040684
    ISBN: 9781933900025
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  • Item #: 011249
    ISBN: 9780794534660
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    Share the Greek Myths with your children. This hardcover book contains over 15 stories, including the Adventures of Odysseus, Jason and the Golden Fleece, the Many Tasks of Heracles, and Theseus and the Minotaur. The pages are all colored, with bright borders, and many of the pages are further illustrated with pictures from the myth. All in all, this beautiful book will draw young children - and older kids - into the Greek Myths. 128 pages. - Melissa
  • Item #: 011255
    ISBN: 9780618154265
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    This collection of Greek Myths is split up into seven units - stories of the gods, loves of the gods, early history of mankind, men's rivalry with the gods, love stories of the heroes, adventure stories, and great heroes. There are over 25 myths in all, from the Trickery of Hermes to Cupid and Psyche to the great hero Heracles. Line drawings illustrate the myths. 256 pgs.

  • Item #: 010687
    ISBN: 9780883882535
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    From Athena, Artemis, and Hera, dawn to night. All are drawn from Ancient Greek Art and each has a line from an ancient author.

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  • Item #: 040688
    ISBN: 9781933900063
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  • Item #: 003750
    ISBN: 9780310287681
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  • Item #: 049932
    ISBN: 9781615381128
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  • Item #: 040685
    ISBN: 9781933900032
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  • Item #: 063481
    ISBN: 9781615385058
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  • Item #: 045352
    ISBN: 9781599151625
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  • Item #: 040689
    ISBN: 9781933900070
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  • Item #: 010607
    ISBN: 9780393310771
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    This classic description of the contributions of the ancient Greeks to Western civilization was written by Edith Hamilton in the 1930s. With excitement and an obvious love for the culture, the author tells the story of how the Greeks in Athens developed a new way of life in the Western world around the 5th century BC. Stressing the importance of freedom and reason, Hamilton covers Greek philosophy, art, writing, politics, religion, lifestyle, and more. She also compares these aspects of culture to other people groups at the time to show how the Greeks were and are different. Various people like Plato, Socrates, Aeschylus, and Pindar are highlighted, and parallels are drawn between figures such as Aeschylus and Shakespeare and Aristophanes and William S. Gilbert. While describing the historical high of Greek culture and influence, the author shows how the world is still affected by this culture, their philosophy, and their way of life. Filled with examples, the book shows how and why the ancient Greeks still influence our world. 212 pgs, pb. ~ Rachel

  • Item #: 044862
    ISBN: 9781599150116
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  • Item #: 024878
    ISBN: 9781600510236
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  • Item #: 063483
    ISBN: 9781615385287
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