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Babylon, Memphis, Persepolis

Eastern Contexts of Greek Culture

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$23.50 • £18.95 • €21.00

ISBN 9780674023994

Publication Date: 04/30/2007

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192 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

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  • Introduction
  • 1. Alphabetic Writing
  • 2. Orientalizing Features in Homer
  • 3. Oriental Wisdom Literature and Cosmogony
  • 4. Orpheus and Egypt
  • 5. The Advent of the Magi
  • Abbreviations
  • Ancient Sources in Various Translations
  • Bibliography
  • Notes
  • Index

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