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Author Middleton, Haydn.
Title Ancient Greek homes / Haydn Middleton.
Pub Info Chicago, Ill. : Heinemann Library, ©2003.
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book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Orleans-Children's Room  J 938 MIDD     AVAILABLE
Descript 48 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series People in the past
People in the past.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.2 1 1 70256
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 45) and index.
Contents The world of the ancient Greeks -- The family -- The oikos -- Human tools -- Building materials -- Different kinds of homes -- Homes in the city -- Homes of the rich -- Homes in the country -- Homes of the poor -- Organizing the home -- The zone of Hestia -- The andron -- The symposium -- Kitchen quarters -- Bathrooms -- Worship at home -- Children in the home -- Greek gardens? -- How do we know? -- Timeline.
Summary Looks at historical evidence and describes what ancient Greek homes were like, who lived in a typical ancient Greet home, how their homes were different from the ones we live in now, and more.
Subject Dwellings -- Greece -- History -- To 1500 -- Juvenile literature.
Families -- Greece -- History -- To 1500 -- Juvenile literature.
Dwellings -- Greece -- History.
Greece -- Civilization -- To 146 B.C.
ISBN 1588106365
9781588106360
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