The end of Greek athletics in late Antiquity
"Around AD 250 athletics was a significant part of civic life from southern Gaul and northern Africa to Syria and Egypt. Within this broad area, exercising in the gymnasium was a beloved pastime among those members of ancient society who could afford to be (occasionally) at leisure. Hundreds of...
|Main Author:||Remijsen, S.|
xviii, 389 pages. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Greek culture in the Roman world