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Author Malkin, Irad.
Title A small Greek world : networks in the Ancient Mediterranean / Irad Malkin.
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, c2011.


 Main Stacks  DF222.2 .M35 2011    AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 284 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Series Greeks overseas.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Gift to commemorate the Gold Nugget Award for the School of Nursing Ann Colleen Jernigan.
Subject Greece -- Civilization -- To 146 B.C.
Mediterranean Region -- Civilization -- Greek influences.
Greeks -- Mediterranean Region -- History.
Greeks -- Colonization -- Mediterranean Region.
Greece -- Colonies -- Mediterranean Region.
Contents Introduction : networks and history -- Island networking and Hellenic convergence : from Rhodes to Naukratis -- Sicily and the Greeks : Apollo Archegetes and the Sikeliote network -- Herakles and Melqart : networking heroes -- Networks and middle grounds in the Western Mediterranean -- Cult and identity in the Far West : Phokaians, Ionians, and Hellenes.