Les légendes des douze Olympiens, des divinités nférieures, des héros locaux ou communs à la Grèce tout entière, ainsi que les expéditions mythiques, telles qu`elles ont été racontées par les anciens Grecs et décrites par leurs poètes, revivent dans ce livre et font voyager le lecteur dans la magie ..
Like the constellations in the sky, words such as ‘aphrodisiac’, ‘hubris’, ‘museum’, ‘galaxy’ and ‘mentor’ each contain within them a story, if only you knew to look closely. This collection retells the myths behind common words and expressions in English, bringing to life the heroes, monsters and g..
A special hiking guide of Naxos Island and Lesser Cyclades which includes 36 suggested hiking routes in Naxos, Schoinousa, Iraklia, Koufonisi and Donousa. Also, it includes detailed maps for the routes and photographs of the hikes.
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Olivenöl ein Weg zur Langlebigkeit Die Mythen, die Geschichte, die Kunst und die Volkskunde bilden die wichtigsten Zeugnisse für die Entdeckung der Zivilisation der Olive, die seit 5000 Jahre in Griechenland feststehend mit dem menschlichen Dasein verbunden ist. Der Baum mit der seligen Frucht ist f..
Olympus is a mountain that always used to challenge people.
Its peaks hidden in the clouds and pounded by fierce storms; this is the place where Zeus lived ruling all gods and humans. At a lower level, its sunny wooded slopes are softened by the sea; this is where people live for thousands of years..
They may not be the size of their tropical relatives but they have no reason to envy the latter in form, colour and...guile. This 240-page book presents the wonderful world of the orchid species of Crete and the Dodecanese in its entirety, i.e. 70 species and 23 sub-species, while a further 5 specie..
Rethymon, located in the middle of Crete approximately, set between two seas, in the shadow of sacred Mount Ida with its endless natural beauty, its landscapes full of contrasts and its astounding countryside has been shaped its history with uninterrupted traces of 3500 years of civilization being l..
The huge limestone massif of the White Mountains towers over western Crete and is characterized by its bare peaks, plateaus and gorges. The latter, of which there are more than ten, cut through the mountain chain from north to south; the most important is the Samaria Gorge which, like a gigantic wou..
The huge limestone massif of the White Mountains dominates the west of Crete. It is characterized by its bare peaks, its plateaus and gorges. More than ten gorges cut through the mountain from north to south. The best known of them, the Samaria, which cuts through the mountain like a giant ax, is co..
Serenity follows the journey of a group of Greek refugees who were displaced from their homeland in Asia Minor and settled in the summer of 1923 in a desolate corner of the coast, near Athens. Told in the author’s characteristic sparse, lyrical style and inspired by his own experience of migration, ..
Για διάφορους λόγους το σκι, όπως και οι άλλες δραστηριότητες που συνδέονται με τον κόσμο των σπορ, δεν έχει απασχολήσει σοβαρά τους ιστορικούς διεθνώς και πολύ περισσότερο στη χώρα μας. Γι' αυτό δεν είναι περίεργο ότι το σκι παραμένει άγνωστο όσον αφορά την ιστορία του και την τεχνική εξέλιξη. Εξ ά..
English, Greek, Italian
The book writes down and presents for the first time so systematically,the 924 remaining dovecotes of Tinos, a trademark of the island. It reports their exact location, assesses their current condition and provides you all the necessary information to search for these magn..