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Author Dummett, Jeremy

Title Syracuse, city of legends : a glory of Sicily / Jeremy Dummett

Publ Info London ; New York : I. B. Tauris, 2010
Distributed in the United States and Canada by Palgrave Macmillan
 RWU Main Library  DG975.S9 D86 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xxvi, 245 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-221) and index
Contents Foundation and the rule of Gelon and Hiero I -- Athenian expedition to Sicily -- Dionysius I: tyrant and warlord -- Five more tyrants -- Hiero II and the Roman siege -- Cicero and the rise of Rome -- Saint Lucia and the early Christians -- Byzantium and the Arab Siege -- Outline to 1945 -- Modern Syracuse -- The Greek era -- The Roman era -- The early Christian era -- Baroque Syracuse -- Other important monuments
LC subject Syracuse (Italy) -- History
Syracuse (Italy) -- Guidebooks
Syracuse (Italy) -- Antiquities
Link Online version: Dummett, Jeremy. Syracuse, city of legends. London ; New York : I. B. Tauris : Distributed in the United States and Canada by Palgrave Macmillan, c2010 (OCoLC)743253978
ISBN 9781848853225 (hbk.)
184885322X (hbk.)