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Mystic Cults in Magna Graecia

Giovanni Casadio, Patricia A. Johnston - Religion - 2013 - 390 pages
In Vergil's Aeneid, the poet implies that those who have been initiated into mystery cults enjoy a blessed situation both in life and after death. This collection of essays ...
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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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Cities and Priests: Cult Personnel in Asia Minor and the Aegean Islands from ...

Marietta Horster, Anja Klöckner - Religion - 2014 - 380 pages
This volume brings together historical, archaeological and religious studies approaches to offer a fresh survey of current trends in the analysis of the social and political ...
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An Archaeology of Religion

Kit W. Wesler - Religion - 2012 - 336 pages
Presents a survey of the identification of religious sites and practices in archeology.
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In Search of God the Mother: The Cult of Anatolian Cybele

Lynn E. Roller - Religion - 1999 - 380 pages
This is the first thorough account of the nature and the spread of the cult of Cybele, the Great Mother, and the first to present her worship soberly as a religion rather than ...
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