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Roman religion and the cult of Diana at Aricia / C.M.C. Green.

  • Green, C. M. C. 1948-
Date
2007
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About this work

Publication/Creation

Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.

Physical description

xxviii, 347 pages, 8 pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-317) and indexes.

Contents

The sanctuary of Diana at Aricia to the Augustan age -- The sanctuary in the Augustan age -- The sanctuary in the empire -- Diana : her name and her appearance -- The grove, the goddess, and the history of early Latium -- The many faces of Diana -- The necessary murderer -- "We are fugitives" -- Virbius, Hippolytus and Egeria -- Diana the healer -- Ritual healing and the Maniae -- Conclusion: Diana and her worshippers.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • Location

    History of Medicine ZFR /GRE

    Access

    Open shelves

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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 0521851580
  • 9780521851589