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By Sharon L. James, Visit Amazon's Sheila Dillon Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Sheila Dillon,

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A spouse to ladies within the historic World provides an interdisciplinary, methodologically-based choice of newly-commissioned essays from well-liked students at the learn of ladies within the historic world.

  • The first interdisciplinary, methodologically-based selection of readings to handle the learn of girls within the old world
  • Explores a wide variety of themes in terms of girls in antiquity, together with: Mother-Goddess conception; girls in Homer, Pre-Roman Italy, the close to East; girls and the family members, the country, and faith; costume and Adornment; woman Patronage; Hellenistic Queens; Imperial ladies; girls in overdue Antiquity; Early girls Saints; and plenty of more
  • Thematically prepared to stress the significance of ancient issues of continuity, improvement, and innovation
  • Reconsiders a lot of the well known facts and preconceived notions on the subject of ladies in antiquity
  • Includes contributions from some of the such a lot in demand students linked to the examine of ladies in antiquity

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A7763, A 7799, A 7997a. Statue H. 48 meters. Photo: G. Hellner, DAI Athens neg. 1970/886. 3 Cast of the portrait statue of Nikeso from Priene on its base. Statue H. 73 meters. Photo: Akademisches Kunstmuseum Bonn. 4 Statue of Flavia Vibia Sabina, from in front of the Arch of Caracalla, Thasos. Istanbul Archaeological Museum inv. 375. Statue H. 11 meters. Photo: W. Schiele, DAI Istanbul neg. 78/291. 1 Black-figured hydria of the Priam Painter, last quarter of the sixth century BCE. Boston, Museum of Fine Arts inv.

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