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Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece

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Internet-linked history encyclopedias
Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece

  • A fascinating guide to Ancient Greek civilisation from the Minoans to Alexander's empire.
  • Includes information on the key figures, battles and geography of the Ancient Greek empire, as well gods and goddesses, the Olympic games and the day-to-day life of its citizens.
  • Features stunning photographs and illustrations, a comprehensive factfinder section with a time chart, who’s who and glossary, making it perfect for reference use.
  • Internet links to websites with virtual tours, reconstructions and more information.

Jane Chisholm

Jane Chisholm

Jane Chisholm has worked as an editor/writer at Usborne Publishing for over 35 years, joining the publisher less than a decade after the company was founded. Jane’s family travelled a lot when she was a child: she lived in Berlin, Singapore, Moscow and South Africa. She also spent time in Botswana doing social work. Jane read History at the University of York as an undergraduate, before completing an MA in Commonwealth History at London University. She has been Editorial Director at Usborne for many years, where she oversees a large team working on children’s books about science, history and art, among other things.


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