Télécharger le livre :  The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony

'It will be read and re-read not as a treatise but as a story: one of the most extraordinary that has ever been written of the origins of Western self-consciousness' Simon SchamaThe marriage of Cadmus and Harmony was the last time the gods of Olympus feasted ...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2019-07-25

Format(s) : ePub
9,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Ka
Ka

'To read Ka is to experience a giddy invasion of stories - brilliant, enigmatic, troubling, outrageous, erotic, beautiful' The New York Times'Who?' - or 'ka' - is the question that runs through Roberto Calasso's retelling of the stories of the minds and gods of...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2019-07-25

Format(s) : ePub
9,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Greek and Roman Religions

Offers an introduction to the basic beliefs, practices, and major deities of Greek and Roman religions A volume in the Blackwell Ancient Religions, Greek and Roman Religions offers an authoritative overview of the region’s ancient religious practices. The author—a noted...
Editeur : Wiley-Blackwell
Parution : 2018-10-31
Collection : Blackwell Ancient Religions
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
45,05
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Télécharger le livre :  Ancient Greek Religion

Ancient Greek Religion provides an introduction to the fundamental beliefs, practices, and major deities of Greek religion. Focuses on Athens in the classical period Includes detailed discussion of Greek gods and heroes, myth and cult, and vivid descriptions of Greek...
Editeur : Wiley-Blackwell
Parution : 2011-09-07
Collection : Blackwell Ancient Religions
Format(s) : ePub
32,28
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Télécharger le livre :  The Modern Pagan

Paganism means living in harmony with nature and respecting all that nature has to offer. It is a sustainable way of life that has existed in the British Isles for thousands of years and that has survived secretly among scattered households throughout the UK. Although...
Editeur : Ebury Digital
Parution : 2011-05-31

Format(s) : ePub
12,99
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Télécharger le livre :  A Companion to Roman Religion

A comprehensive treatment of the significant symbols and institutions of Roman religion, this companion places the various religious symbols, discourses, and practices, including Judaism and Christianity, into a larger framework to reveal the sprawling landscape of the...
Editeur : Wiley-Blackwell
Parution : 2011-03-25
Collection : Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World
Format(s) : ePub
45,36
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Télécharger le livre :  The Penguin Handbook of Ancient Religions

This overview of the religious customs of ancient cultures boasts an international selection of contributors, all of whom are leading scholars in their field. The cultural practices of popular as well as formal religion are explored in detail, giving an impression of...
Editeur : Penguin
Parution : 2009-08-27

Format(s) : ePub
14,99
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Télécharger le livre :  Dangerous Food

Recognizing the social meaning of food and meals in Greco-Roman culture and, in particular, the social meaning of idol-food, is an integral part of understanding the impact of Paul’s instructions to the Christian community at Corinth regarding the consumption of...
Editeur : Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Parution : 2006-01-01
Collection : Studies in Christianity and Judaism
Format(s) : PDF
31,99
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