Greek athletics in the Roman world : victory and virtue / Zahra Newby.

Includes information on Athens, baths, boxing, Capitoline games at Rome, crowns, discus thrower statue, festivals, Gaul, gymnasium, Hadrian, Heracles, homoeroticism, identity, Myron, Nero, Olympic games, Ostia, Pausanias, Philostratus, Polycletius, Pomeii, Rome, sculpture, Sparta, theatre, victory s...

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Main Author: Newby, Zahra.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Series:Oxford studies in ancient culture and representation.
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