The Resource Human sacrifice in ancient Greece, Dennis D. Hughes

Human sacrifice in ancient Greece, Dennis D. Hughes

Label
Human sacrifice in ancient Greece
Title
Human sacrifice in ancient Greece
Statement of responsibility
Dennis D. Hughes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this, the first book length study of the subject for 75 years, the author provides a fascinating examination of archaeological and written evidence for the ritual killing of human beings in ancient Greece
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
393
Index
index present
LC call number
BL795.H83
LC item number
H84 1991eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Human sacrifice in ancient Greece, Dennis D. Hughes
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--Ohio State University, 1986
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-277)-and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Contents; Preface; Abbreviations; Sacrifice and ritual killing: terminology and types; Archaeological evidence; Funerary ritual killing in Greek literature and history; Human sacrifice in Greek myth, cult, and history; The pharmakos and related rites; Strangers in a strange land: the Locrian maiden tribute; Conclusion; Cut marks and mass burials; Pylos tablet Tn 316; Notes; Bibliography; Index locorum; Subject index
Control code
ocm52338584
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 301 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203032831
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b22079658
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52338584
  • pebcs0203032837

Library Locations

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