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Author Davidson, James N.

Title Courtesans & fishcakes : the consuming passions of classical Athens / James N. Davidson.

Imprint New York : HarperPerennial, 1999.


Location Call No. Status
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  938 D28C    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  306.70938 D252C    Check Shelf
Edition 1st HarperPerennial ed.
Description xxvi, 371 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-362) and index.
Contents I. Eating -- II. Drinking -- III. Women and Boys -- IV. A Purchase on the Hetaera -- V. Bodies -- VI. Economies -- VII. Politics and Society -- VIII. Politics and Politicians -- IX. Tyranny and Revolution.
Subject Athens (Greece) -- Social life and customs.
Greece -- Civilization -- To 146 B.C.
Athens (Greece) -- Moral conditions.
Courtesans -- Greece -- Athens.
Greeks -- Food.
Civilization. (OCoLC)fst00862898
Courtesans. (OCoLC)fst00881707
Greeks -- Food. (OCoLC)fst00947557
Manners and customs. (OCoLC)fst01007815
Moral conditions. (OCoLC)fst01026043
Greece. (OCoLC)fst01208380
Greece -- Athens. (OCoLC)fst01204474
Ess- und Trinksitte. (DE-588)4015556-0
Sexualverhalten. (DE-588)4116485-4
Athen. (DE-588)4003366-1
Chronological Term To 146 B.C.
Geschichte 470 v. Chr.-323 v. Chr.
Added Title Courtesans and fishcakes
ISBN 0060977663 (pbk.)
9780060977665 (pbk.)
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