By Gustave Glotz

ISBN-10: 1136195580

ISBN-13: 9781136195587

Initially released among 1920-1970, The heritage of Civilization was once a landmark in early 20th century publishing. It was once released at a formative time in the social sciences, and through a interval of decisive ancient discovery. the purpose of the overall editor, C.K. Ogden, was once to summarize the freshest findings and theories of historians, anthropologists, archaeologists and sociologists.

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572-73 , 579-80, 585; cf . 59596, 602). The success of "rousing" and "stirring" is validated in the simile that follows immediately thereafter; the endurance of the hard-pressed Greeks is ver­ balized ( 1 5 . lEVE ( 1 5 . 599) to see the baneful light, oEAa�, of the burning ships. la(vl1im (606), on the mountains. There follows a vivid description of the physi­ cal symptoms of madness : foam around the mouth, fiery eyes and frightening shaking of the helmet (607- 1 0), but all these are of no avail.

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