Required Texts for CLAS/HIST 240 Ancient
SPORT and RECREATION
1st Semester 2000-2001
Department of Classics,
C. M. The Odes of Pindar.
New York: Penguin
Stephen G. Arete.
Berkeley: University of California Press
2nd ed., 1991
Swaddling, Judith, The Ancient Olympic Games.
Austin: The University of Texas Press
2nd. ed., 1999
Sweet, Waldo. Sport and Recreation in Ancient Greece. (Sorry, no bookcover available.)
New York: Oxford University Press
D.C. Olympic Myth of Greek Amateur Athletes. (Sorry, no bookcover
Chicago: Ares Publishers, Inc.
Standing offer for extra credit: If you submit a 250-word review of one of these books to barnesandnoble.com or amazon.com and send the link to the instructor, you will get extra credit in this course. This offer expires on Nov. 30, 2000.
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