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Seeing High & Low: Representing Social Conflict in American Visual Culture

Patricia A. Johnston - Art - 2006 - 308 pages
"Seeing High and Low is a much-needed addition to the study of nineteenth and early twentieth-century American art history. Featuring insightful, well-written essays on visual ...
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Cultural responses to the volcanic landscape: the Mediterranean and beyond

Miriam S. Balmuth, David K. Chester, Patricia A. Johnston - Science - 2005 - 345 pages
This book is the result of two interdisciplinary symposia held by a group of volcanologists, engineers, Near Eastern and classical philologists, and Old and New World ...
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Vergil, Philodemus, and the Augustans

David Armstrong, Jeffrey Fish, Patricia A. Johnston, Marilyn B. Skinner - Literary Criticism - 2010
The Epicurean teacher and poet Philodemus of Gadara (c. 110-c. 40/35 BC) exercised significant literary and philosophical influence on Roman writers of the Augustan Age, most ...
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Instructions for the Netherworld: The Orphic Gold Tablets

Alberto Bernabé Pajares, Ana Isabel Jiménez San Cristóbal - Religion - 2008 - 379 pages
Orphic gold tables are key documents for the knowledge of rites and beliefs of Orphics, an atypical group that configured a highly original creed and that influenced powerfully ...
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Orphism and Christianity in Late Antiquity

Miguel Herrero de Jáuregui - Philosophy - 2010 - 442 pages
Many recent discoveries have confirmed the importance of Orphism for ancient Greek religion, philosophy, and literature. However, its nature and role are still very ...
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The 'Orphic' Gold Tablets and Greek Religion: Further Along the Path

Radcliffe Guest Edmonds - History - 2011 - 385 pages
Examines new methodologies used in the study of these tablets. Includes an updated edition and translation of the tablet texts.
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The House of Hades: Studies in Ancient Greek Eschatology

Lars Albinus - Religion - 2000 - 247 pages
This detailed scrutiny of the ancient Greek perception and understanding of life after death is principally concerned with how the Greeks communicated their beliefs. The first ...
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Mystery Cults of the Ancient World

Hugh Bowden - History - 2010 - 256 pages
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