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Placing the gods

Placing the gods

sanctuaries and sacred space in ancient Greece

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shrines -- Greece,
  • Sacred space -- Greece,
  • Greece -- Religion

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Susan E. Alcock and Robin Osborne.
    SeriesClarendon paperbacks
    ContributionsAlcock, Susan E., Osborne, Robin, Jr.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 271 p. :
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18918680M
    ISBN 100198150601
    OCLC/WorldCa36495373


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