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For men, this tunic came up to the knee, while for women, it reached the ankle. It is hard to pin down Egyptian art, as its artistic traditions span millennia across an enormous geography of varying borders and countless successions of Pharaohs and outside rulers. Shows how the ancient Greeks used their naval supremacy to protect their home bases while colonizing the furthest reaches of the Mediterranean and maintaining intimate contact with Athens itself. c1993. 55 min.

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Publisher: Nabu Press (March 30, 2012)

ISBN: 1279098651

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