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Blacks in Antiquity

Ethiopians in the Greco-Roman Experience

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$38.00 • £33.95 • €34.95

ISBN 9780674076266

Publication Date: 01/01/1970


390 pages

120 halftones, 1 table

Belknap Press


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  • 1. The Physical Characteristics of Ethiopians—the Textual Evidence
  • 2. The Physical Characteristics of Ethiopians—the Archaeological Evidence
  • 3. Greco-Roman Acquaintance with African Ethiopians
  • 4. Greek Encounters with Ethiopian Warriors
  • 5. Roman Encounters with Ethiopian Warriors
  • 6. Ethiopians in Classical Mythology
  • 7. Ethiopians in the Theater and Amphitheater
  • 8. Greco-Roman Attitude toward Ethiopians—Theory and Practice
  • 9. Early Christian Attitude toward Ethiopians—Creed and Conversion
  • Blacks in a White Society—a Summation
  • Appendix: Names of Ethiopians in the Greco-Roman World
  • Illustrations
  • Notes
  • Indexes

Awards & Accolades

  • Frank M. Snowden, Jr., Is a 2003 National Humanities Medal Winner

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