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- DescriptionThe Cambridge History of Religions in the Ancient World provides a comprehensive examination of the history of the religions of the ancient Near East and Mediterranean world. The essays in these volumes have a broad reach, covering the ancient Near East and Mediterranean, and extending from the Bronze Age into the late Roman period. Its contributors, ackwledged experts in their fields, incorporate a wide spectrum of textual and material evidence into their analyses of their fields. The regional and historical orientations of the essays will enable readers to see how a religious tradition or movement assumed a distinctive local identity, as well as to understand how each tradition developed within its broader regional context. Supplemented with maps, illustrations and detailed indexes, these volumes will be an excellent reference tool for scholars and students.
- Author BiographyMichele Renee Salzman is Professor of History at the University of California, Riverside. She is the author of three books and numerous articles, including On Roman Time: The Codex-Calendar of 354 and the Rhythms of Urban Life in Late Antiquity (1990), The Making of a Christian Aristocracy (2002) and (with Michael Roberts) The Letters of Symmachus: Book 1, a translation, introduction and commentary (2011). She is on the editorial board of the American Journal of Archaeology and on the Executive Committee of the American Academy in Rome.
- PublisherCambridge University Press
- Date of Publication18/03/2013
- FormatMultiple copy pack
- SubjectSocial Studies: General
- Place of PublicationCambridge
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintCambridge University Press
- Content NoteIllustrations, maps
- Weight1680 g
- Width152 mm
- Height228 mm
- Spine62 mm
- Edited byMarvin Sweeney,William Adler
- Contained items statementContains 2 Hardbacks
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