Table of contents for Sport in ancient times / Nigel B. Crowther.

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Contents
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Preface
Timeline for Ancient Civilizations
Introduction
1.	The Far East: China, Japan, and Korea
2.	The Middle East (excluding Egypt)
3.	Egypt at the Time of the Pharaohs
4.	Minoan Civilization
5.	Mycenae and Homer
6.	The Ancient Olympic Games
7.	Ancient Greek Athletics
8.	The Etruscans in Ancient Italy
9.	Roman Games and Greek Athletics
10.	Roman Recreations and Physical Fitness
11.	Recreational Areas in Rome: The Baths and Campus Martius
12.	Roman Gladiators
13.	Roman Chariot Racing
14.	The Byzantine Empire
15.	Three Sporting Heroes of the Ancient World
16.	Women and Sport: Atalanta and the ¿Gladiator Girl¿
17.	Greco-Roman Ball Games and Team Sports
18.	Mesoamerican Ball Games
Further Readings
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Sports -- History.