Call Number: Electronic version and print in UTM Course Reserves DE5 .O9 2012
Publication Date: 2012-05-04
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Online archive to primary and secondary sources for the study of ancient Greece and Rome. Philology, literature, religion, art, architecture, and history are some of the areas covered. Hosted by Tufts University.
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