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    The Ancient Olympics.Nigel Spivey & University of Cambridge - 2004 - Oxford University Press.
    The word 'athletics' is derived from the Greek verb 'to struggle for a prize'. After reading this book, no one will see the Olympics as a graceful display of Greek beauty again, but as war by other means. Nigel Spivey paints a portrait of the Greek Olympics as they really were - fierce contests between bitter rivals, in which victors won kudos and rewards, and losers faced scorn and even assault. Victory was almost worth dying for, and a number of (...)
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    How Art Made the World: A Journey to the Origins of Human Creativity.Nigel Jonathan Spivey - 2005 - Basic Books.
    Describes when and how humans first acquired and then utilized symbolic representation and explores how art has been used throughout history as a means of mass persuasion.
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    Etruria - R. D. De Puma, J. P. Small (edd.): Murlo and the Etruscans: Art and Society in Ancient Etruria. (Wisconsin Studies in Classics.) Pp. xxxi + 251; copiously illustrated. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press, 1994. Cased, £40.50. - M. Blumhofer: Etruskische Cippi: Untersuchungen am Beispiel von Cerveteri. Arbeiten zu Archäologie. Pp. xix + 266; 39 plates. Cologne, Weimar, Vienna: Böhlau Verlag, 1993. Cased, DM 148. [REVIEW]Nigel Spivey - 1996 - The Classical Review 46 (1):133-135.
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    Etruria. [REVIEW]Nigel Spivey - 1996 - The Classical Review 46 (1):133-135.
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    The etruscans M. torelli (ed.): The etruscans . Pp. 672, 800 ills. London: Thames and Hudson, 2001. Cased, £48. Isbn: 0-500-51033-. [REVIEW]Nigel Spivey - 2002 - The Classical Review 52 (01):116-.
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    La collezione C.A. Impasti e buccheri I. [REVIEW]Nigel Spivey - 1994 - The Classical Review 44 (1):232-233.