University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Michael H. Jameson

A Greek Countryside

Reports From the Argolid Exploration Project

By: Michael H. Jameson

Ancient Greece, perhaps more than any other great civilization, was a culture of many small communities closely tied to the land. Most of the so-called city-states of Greece had fewer than 5000 inhabitants, and although all ancient economies were basically agri¬≠cultural none was more so than that of the Creeks. Their language and thought were […]