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Prehistoric Thessaly

being some account of recent excavations and explorations in North-Eastern Greece from Lake Kopais to the borders of Macedonia

by A. J. B. Wace

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Published by University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greece -- Antiquities,
  • Thessaly

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A.J.B. Wace and M.C. Thompson.
    SeriesCambridge archaeological and ethnological series
    ContributionsThompson, Maurice Scott,
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 272 p. 6 plates, illus., map.
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14035394M

    Prehistoric Thessaly: being some account of recent excavations and explorations in north-eastern Greece from Lake Kopais to the borders of Macedonia Author: A J B Wace ; Maurice S Thompson. Prehistoric Thessaly; being some account of recent excavations and explorations in north-eastern Greece from lake Kopais to the borders of Macedonia, (Book, ) [] Get .

    Prehistoric Thessaly; being some account of recent excavations and explorations in north-eastern Greece from Lake Kopais to the borders of Macedonia ()‎ (32 F) Proceedings - Dorset Natural History and Archaeological Society () ‎ (10 F). The fertile plains of the ancient Greek region of Thessaly stretch south from the shadow of Mount Olympus. Thessaly's numerous small cities were home to some of the richest men in Greece, their fabulous wealth counted in innumerable flocks and slaves. It had a strict oligarchic government and a reputation for indulgence and witchcraft, but also a dominant position .

    Thessaly was home to extensive Neolithic and Chalcolithic cultures around B.C. - B.C. Mycenaean settlements have also been discovered. In Archaic and Classical times, the lowlands of Thessaly became the home of baronial families, such as the Aleuadae of Larissa or the Scopads of Krannon. Ancient Thessaly was almost completely walled in by mountains, including Pindus, Ossa, and Othrys (now Othrís), and the plains were extremely fertile. Civilization dates from prehistoric times. Before B.C. a tribe called the Thessalians entered the area from the northwest.


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Prehistoric Thessaly by A. J. B. Wace Download PDF EPUB FB2

Book Description The detailed documentation of the prehistoric artefacts and ruins discovered during the excavations lead by A.

Wace and M. Thompson in Thessaly, Greece. The practices of data cataloguing and comparison used in the study to formulate theories on the chronology of cultural development are still relevant today.2/5(1).

Book description This study of prehistoric artefacts and ruins discovered in north-east Greece by the team of archaeologists led by A.

Wace and M. Thompson was first published inthirty years after that area first revealed prehistoric by: 9. Prehistoric Thessaly, Being Some Account of Recent Excavations and Explorations in North-Eastern Greece From Lake Kopais to the Borders of Macedonia Paperback – Aug by Maurice Scott Thompson (Author), A J.

Wace (Author)Cited by: 9. Prehistoric Thessaly Being some Prehistoric Thessaly book of Recent Excavations and Explorations in North-Eastern Greece from Lake Kopais to the Borders of Macedonia.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Prehistoric Thessaly Being Some Account of Recent Excavations and Exploratio- at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Book 6 of Pharsalia, Lucan’s epic account of the civil war between Pompey and Caesar, is set in Thessaly on the eve of the battle of Pharsalus in 48BCE.

Pharsalus is a major Thessalian city, possibly associated with Phthia in the Homeric catalogue2 and home to. The Just City (Thessaly, #1), The Philosopher Kings (Thessaly, #2), Prehistoric Thessaly book (Thessaly, #3), and Thessaly: The Complete Trilogy (the Just City, the Phi Author: Jo Walton.

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Ancient Times. Thessaly was first inhabited during the prehistoric years, according to the several Palaeolithic findings. The only works of art that belong to the ancient Neolithic era are some statuettes and ceramic vases, which are regarded as masterpieces of ancient Greek art.

Full Synopsis: "The fertile plains of the ancient Greek region of Thessaly stretch south from the shadow of Mount Olympus. Thessaly's numerous small cities were home to some of the richest men in Greece, their fabulous wealth counted in innumerable flocks and slaves.

A witch from the Sandman comic book series. Origin. Thessaly is an ancient Greek witch who first appeared in the Sandman series. Ancient Origins articles related to Thessaly in the sections of history, archaeology, human origins, unexplained, artifacts, ancient places and myths and legends.

(Page 1 of tag Thessaly). author has travelled in Thessaly and thus has a personal knowledge both of the country and of the finds. Chapter I, the Historical Background, relates the history of ex cavation in Thessaly as regards prehistoric sites and criticizes the existing classification of the pottery, and gives reasons for proposing its simplification.

Prehistoric Thessaly Item Preview Thessaly fication: Ancient History : Prehistoric Thessaly : print-paper : book. Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://tn30 Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library dev4.

The Theopetra Cave in Thessaly: ayear old prehistory (Part 1) An ongoing survey of 27 years In Marchby a happy coincidence, the results of the first three excavation seasons of the Theopetra Cave were published for the first time in the journal Archaiologia in the special issue no 34 on the (then) recent surveys in Thessaly.

In her book Religion and Society in Ancient Thessaly, based on her Ph.D. dissertation, Maria Mili draws on this rich data to explore the diachronic intersection of religion and society throughout Thessaly. Mili explores the experience of the individual worshipper in private and public religious practices—broadly defined—through the lens of Author: Laura Surtees.

Book from the Archaeological Survey of IndiaCentral Archaeological Library, New DelhiBook Number: Book Title: Prehistoric thessalyBook Author: Wace, Skip to main content This banner text can have markup. Religion and Society in Ancient Thessaly explores the issues of regionalism in ancient Greek religion and the relationship between religion and society, as well as the problem of thinking about these matters through particular bodies of evidence.

It discusses in depth the importance of citizenship and. Thessaly’s fertile plains stretch south from the shadow of Mount Olympus. Its numerous small cities were home to some of the richest men in Greece, their fabulous wealth evident in innumerable flocks and slaves.

With its strict oligarchic government, its reputation for indulgence and witchcraft, but also its dominant position between Olympus and Delphi and a claim to Author: Maria Mili. Thessaly (thĕs´əlē), largest ancient region of Greece in N central Greece. It corresponded roughly to the present-day nomes of Larissa and Tríkkala, which form part of.

Ancient History Encyclopedia receives a small commission for each book sold through our affiliate partners. Recommended By Numerous educational institutions recommend us, including Oxford University, Michigan State University, and University of Minnesota.

Ancient Thessaly and Macedonia From the books, "Prehistoric Greece" () ISBN:and "Klaudiou Ptolemaeou - Geographike Hyphegesis" () ISBN: *Most cities are prehistoric, but some of them have changed names many times. The Cultural Past of Ancient Thessaly.

Thessaly was one of the traditional regions of Ancient Greece. During the Mycenaean period, Thessaly was known as Aeolia, a term that continued to be used for one of the basic tribes of Greece, the Aeolians. Meteora: the Impressive Greek Monasteries Suspended in the AirAuthor: Theodoros Karasavvas.