Athletics in ancient Cyprus and the greek tradition : 1500/1400 BC - 330 AD / Clea C. Hadjistephanou.Material type: TextSeries: Athletic life | Athletic lifePublication details: Limassol: Kyproepeia Publishing House, 2004. Description: 127 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN:
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This book, the first of its kind in Cyprus bibliocraphy, deals with athletic life in ancient Cyprus over a long period of time,from its settlement by Greeks in the 15th century BC until the end of the Roman periot around 330 AD. This is an interesting period during which gread historical events took place. In sports too, significant developments in ideas, the character and spirit of games, the running and function of "gymnasia" etc.