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East and West

Papers in Ancient History Presented to Glen W. Bowersock

East and West( )
Author: Brennan, T. Corey
Flower, Harriet I.
Editor: Brennan, T. Corey
Contribution by: Schiavone, Aldo
Ameling, Walter
Giardina, Andrea
Griffin, Miriam T.
Jones, Christopher P.
Penella, Robert J.
Brown, Peter
Sartre, Maurice
Series title:Loeb Classical Monographs
Publication Date:Mar 2009
Publisher:Harvard University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $57.99
Book Description:

The papers in this volume are based on a 2006 Princeton University symposium in honor of Glen W. Bowersock on the occasion of his retirement from the faculty of the Institute for Advanced Study. The topics offered in East and West range throughout the ancient world from the second century bce to late antiquity, from Hellenistic Greece and Republican Rome to Egypt and Arabia, from the Second Sophistic to Roman imperial discourse, from Sullaâe(tm)s self-presentation in his memoirs...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / Europe / General
History / Ancient / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):14 x 21.7 x 1.791 cm
Book Weight:0.396 Kilograms
Author Biography
Brennan, T. Corey (Author)
Miriam T. Griffin was born Miriam Tamara Dressler in Brooklyn, New York on June 6, 1935. She received a bachelor's degree from Barnard College, a master's degree from Radcliffe College, and a doctorate in philosophy from Oxford University. In 1967, she became a fellow and tutor in ancient history at Somerville College, Oxford and taught there for decades. She wrote several books including Seneca: A Philosopher in Politics, Nero: The End of a Dynasty, and Seneca on Society: A Guide to De Beneficiis. She died from acute myeloid leukemia on May 16, 2018 at the age of 82.


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