Publisher description for Women in ancient Greece and Rome / Michael Massey.


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Counter Michael Massey's thorough and provocative account is an ideal resource book for students following courses in classical studies and classical civilization. It draws on a wide range of contemporary quotations and is well illustrated with examples of original painting and sculpture. The book is divided into two sections--on Greece and on Rome--with material organized under thematic headings, ranging from religion to exploitation, entertainment to employment.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Women Greece History, Women Rome History