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CWCN BOOK CLUB with 'The Amazons. Lives and Legends of Warrior Women across the Ancient World' by Adrienne Mayor
Time: Wednesday 21 August 2019, 14:00 - 16:00
Place: CWCN Centre, 47 Hepworth St, Chapel Hill (UBD 178 A11)
Adrienne Mayor has written an ambitious 'Encyclopedia Amazonica' as she calls her book, a kind of compendium of information about the Amazons... Her charming and seamless style can certainly provoke a reader's interest in the still distant and unknown terra incognita of the Black Sea and Caucasus regions and their nomadic life. (Tassos A. Kaplanis, Journal of Historical Geography) - According to the Kirkus Review, this book is a ‘must read’.
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