Sport, democracy and war in classical Athens / by David M. Pritchard.

"Athenian democracy may have opened up politics to every citizen, but it had no impact on participation in sport. The city's sportsmen continued to be drawn from the elite, and so it comes as a surprise that sport was very popular with non-elite citizens of the classical period, who reward...

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Main Author: Pritchard, David, 1970-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, UK : Cambridge University Press, 2013, ©2013.
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