GREENE The Edinburgh History of the Greeks, 1453 to 1774

GREENE The Edinburgh History of the Greeks, 1453 to 1774

Molly Greene The Edinburgh History of the Greeks, 1453 to 1774 (Edinburgh University Press) The period of Ottoman rule in Greek history has undergone a dramatic reassessment in recent years. Long reviled as four hundred years of unrelieved slavery and barbarity...
HALL The Ancient Greeks – Ten Ways They Shaped the Modern World

HALL The Ancient Greeks – Ten Ways They Shaped the Modern World

Edith Hall The Ancient Greeks: Ten Ways They Shaped the Modern World (Vintage) They gave us democracy, philosophy, poetry, rational science, the joke. They built the Parthenon and the Library of Alexandria. They wrote the timeless myths of Odysseus and Oedipus, and...
HARVEY One Third of Paradise

HARVEY One Third of Paradise

Julietta Harvey One Third of Paradise (Polar Books)   Adjudicating Committee verdict: Julietta Harvey’s One Third of Paradise is an exquisitely written, elegiac novel about family, memory, loss and growing old. Set in Thessaloniki, the book draws on the melancholy...