Myths, history and folklore are the principal testimonies in tracking the olive culture which have been unbreakably linked with human existence in Greece for the past 5000 years. The tree with the blessed fruit is praised for its contribution to our diet, good health, hygiene, beauty, heating, and l..
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..
Illuminated globe in antique style, borders are clearly marked, the sea is in ochre yellow and the globe features historical information showing the routes famous explorers took. It has another unique feature: rotation on both axes, allowing to view the Earth from all possible sides unlike more..
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..
A joint publication of the Gennadius Library and the Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation, Ottoman Athens is the first volume to focus on the Ottoman presence in Athens. This collection of 12 essays explores the architecture, antiquities, cartography, and documentary sources from the period, s..
The RayWorld map is a legible and precise geographical and political map. Along with the countries, cities, rivers, mountains, sea and oceans the map also features the meridians, parallels, winds written in Latin, ice zones as well as warm and cold fronts marked by seasons. There are also nautical f..
Safari 25cm illuminated children's globe features different animals from around the world.It is a combination of fun and learning for children: political boundaries are shown and many animals in their natural environment. The globe is in English...
A very original illuminated globe showing the night sky when unlit and zodiacal signs when lit is on. 30cm illuminated globeConstellations are indicated by scientific and astrological names.Light on: shows icons of zodiacal signs; wood pedestal and metal looking arcEnglish names..
Floor standing illuminated globe in antique style, borders are clearly marked, the sea is in ochre yellow and the globe features historical information showing the routes famous explorers took. It has another unique feature: rotation on both axes, allowing to view the Earth from all possible si..
Lonely Planet’s bestselling The Cities Book is back. Fully revised and updated, it’s a celebration of 200 of the world’s most exciting urban destinations, beautifully photographed and packed with trip advice and recommendations from our experts – making it the perfect companion for an..