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Religions of the ancient Greeks

Author: S R F Price
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999.
Series: Key themes in ancient history.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the religious life of the Greeks from the eighth century B.C. to the fifth century A.D., examining local practices and ideas in the context of general Greek ideas.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: S R F Price
ISBN: 0521382017 9780521382014 0521388678 9780521388672
OCLC Number: 39679284
Description: xii, 217 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Gods, myths and festivals --
Religious places --
Authority, control and crisis --
Girls and boys, women and men --
Elective cults --
Greek thinkers --
Reactions to Greek religions --
Appendix of Greek inscriptions in translation.
Series Title: Key themes in ancient history.
Responsibility: Simon Price.
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This 1999 book describes the religious life of the Greeks from archaic times to the fifth century AD, looked at in the context of a variety of different cities and periods. It examines local  Read more...

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