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An Archaeology of Greece by Anthony M. Snodgrass

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An Archaeology of Greece
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Publisher: University of California Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0520078926
ISBN-13: 9780520078925

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Classical archaeology probably enjoys a wider appeal than any other branch of classical or archaeological studies. As an intellectual and academic discipline, however, its esteem has not matched its popularity. Here, Anthony Snodgrass argues that classical archaeology has a rare potential in the whole field of the study of the past to make innovative discoveries and apply modern approaches by widening the aims of the discipline.

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