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Classical religion (Greek & Roman religion)

A Moment's Ornament: The Poetics of Nympholepsy in Ancient Greece

ISBN : 9780195339369

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¥14,476
Author: 
Corinne Ondine Pache
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
168 x 242 mm
Pub date
Mar 2011
From Hesiod's first person account of his encounters with the Muses on Mount Helikon to Theokritos' nymphs, love between goddesses and mortal men provides the ancient Greeks with a way of articulating ... Read more

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Al Qaeda, the Islamic State, and the Global Jihadist Movement: What Everyone Needs to Know®

ISBN : 9780190217259

Price(incl.tax): 
¥12,012
Author: 
Daniel Byman
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
149 x 212 mm
Pub date
Oct 2015
Series
What Everyone Needs to Know
On the morning of September 11, 2001, the entire world was introduced to Al Qaeda and its enigmatic leader, Osama bin Laden. But the organization that changed the face of terrorism forever and unleash ... Read more

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Black Prometheus: Race and Radicalism in the Age of Atlantic Slavery

ISBN : 9780190272586

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¥10,626
Author: 
Jared Hickman
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2016
Black Prometheus addresses the specific conditions under and the pointed implications with which an ancient story about different orders of gods dueling over the fate of humanity became such a promine ... Read more

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Classical Mythology (10th International Edition)

ISBN : 9780199997398

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¥7,304
Author: 
Mark P. O. Morford; Robert J. Lenardon; Michael Sham
Pages
880 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
208 x 254 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
Brings classical myths to life through a dynamic combination of poetic narratives and enlightening commentary Offers historical and cultural background Provides ample interpretive material Ex ... Read more

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Classical Mythology: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780192804761

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¥1,628
Author: 
Helen Morales
Pages
168 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
110 x 72 mm
Pub date
Aug 2007
Series
Very Short Introductions
Classical myths are a subject of enduring fascination, widely evoked and re-told in both high art and popular culture. A lively and wide-ranging exploration, placing the emphasis on understanding ... Read more

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Constellation Myths: With Aratus's Phaenomena

ISBN : 9780198716983

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¥1,639
Author: 
Eratosthenes; Hyginus; Aratus; Robin Hard
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
128 x 199 mm
Pub date
May 2015
Series
Oxford World's Classics
Athena seized the writhing serpent and hurled it into the sky, and fixed it to the very pole of the heavens.' The constellations we recognize today were first mapped by the ancient Greeks, who arra ... Read more

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Divine Epiphany in Greek Literature and Culture

ISBN : 9780198723929

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¥21,912
Author: 
Georgia Petridou
Pages
472 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2016
In ancient Greece, epiphanies were embedded in cultural production, and employed by the socio-political elite in both perpetuating pre-existing power-structures and constructing new ones. This volume ... Read more

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Envy, Poison, & Death: Women on Trial in Classical Athens

ISBN : 9780198822585

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¥4,565
Author: 
Esther Eidinow
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Apr 2018
At the heart of this volume are three trials held in Athens in the fourth century BCE. The defendants were all women and in each case the charges involved a combination of ritual activities. Two were ... Read more

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Envy, Poison, and Death: Women on Trial in Classical Athens

ISBN : 9780199562602

Price(incl.tax): 
¥14,058
Author: 
Esther Eidinow
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Dec 2015
At the heart of this volume are three trials held in Athens in the fourth century BCE. The defendants were all women and in each case the charges involved a combination of ritual activities. Two were ... Read more

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From Jupiter to Christ: On the History of Religion in the Roman Imperial Period

ISBN : 9780198703723

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¥15,158
Author: 
Jorg Rupke
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 222 mm
Pub date
Aug 2014
The history of Roman imperial religion is of fundamental importance to the history of religion in Europe. Emerging from a decade of research, From Jupiter to Christ demonstrates that the decisive chan ... Read more

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