Ancient Greek Religion, Paperback Book


Ancient Greek Religion provides an introduction to the fundamental beliefs, practices, and major deities of Greek religion.

Focuses on Athens in the classical periodIncludes detailed discussion of Greek gods and heroes, myth and cult, and vivid descriptions of Greek religion as it was practicedAncient texts are presented in boxes to promote thought and discussion, and abundant illustrations help readers visualize the rich and varied religious life of ancient GreeceRevised edition includes additional boxed texts and bibliography, an 8-page color plate section, a new discussion of the nature of Greek piety, and a new chapter on Greek Religion and Greek Culture


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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  • Category: Ancient religions & mythologies
  • ISBN: 9781405181778

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