Geography Matters in Ancient Greece by Melanie Waldron
  

Geography Matters in Ancient Greece

Written by Melanie Waldron
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Part of the InfoSearch: Geography Matters in Ancient Civilizations Series

Synopsis

Geography Matters in Ancient Greece by Melanie Waldron

How did a volcanic eruption put an end to Minoan civilization? What crops did the Ancient Greeks grow? How did city-states form around the Greek empire? Geography Matters in Ancient Greece looks at how the Greek Empire changed through time and gives fascinating insights into many different aspects of Greek life through its geography. Read about how the hot climate affected the crops that Greeks could grow and the housing and clothing they needed, how the Mycenaeans were able to protect themselves from attackers by using the natural features of their landscape and their natural resources of stone and how its proximity to the Mediterranean Sea helped the Greek Empire in trading and in strengthening their military might.

About the Author

Melanie Waldron worked in children's publishing for many years before becoming a full-time author. She has written many non-fiction books for young people and specializes in science and geography topics.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages

Author

Melanie Waldron
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Publisher

Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Publication date

2nd June 2016

ISBN

9781406291261


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