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The isles of Greece : featuring a tour of Crete [electronic resource].

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 62 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States]: Education 2000 Inc. , 2005.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Edu 2000 Group.
Summary, etc.:
Greece is the cradle of Western civilization, the birthplace of democracy. Here we find the origins of drama, history, and philosophy. The Greeks were the first to build permanent stone theatres. The first Olympic Games were held in 776 BC at Olympic. The first athletes carried shields and wore helmets, but no clothes. Greece's landscapes, impressive architecture, and find monuments attract large numbers of visitors, especially during the summer months. They enjoy beautiful landscapes, Mediterranean climate, amazing architecture, and warmth and hospitality from the Greek people. Athens, the capital of Greece, is the city with great appeal and charm. It's one of the safest and most affordable cities in the world as well as one of the most beautiful and hospitable. You will also enjoy a variety of foods in Greece. The ancient Greek was famous for their culinary skills, and the whole tradition of food as a pleasure shared with friends continues today. The official language is Greek. They also speak English and French.
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Not rated.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Greece > Description and travel.
Crete (Greece) > Description and travel.

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