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Summercourse in papyrology

SUMMER COURSE IN PAPYROLOGY, UNIVERSITY OF OSLO, 18-22 JUNE 2018 The Dept. of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas, University of Oslo and the Papyrus Collection of the University of Oslo Library invite applications for participation in the summer course in Papyrology to take place in Oslo 18-22 June 2018. The course gives 5 …

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The Funerary Monuments of Rough Cilicia and Isauria

Yasemin Er Scarborough, The Funerary Monuments of Rough Cilicia and Isauria. BAR Publishing, Oxford 2017. This book is an investigation of the funerary monuments of Rough Cilicia and Isauria. Rock-cut tombs, tower tombs, temple tombs, grave houses, barrel-vaulted aedicula tombs, tombs with monumental columns, sarcophagi, larnaces, rectangular funerary altars and stelae, mostly from the Hellenistic …

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The Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World

Bart D. Ehrman, The Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World, Simon & Schuster, New York 2018. From the New York Times bestselling authority on early Christianity, the story of how Christianity grew from a religion of twenty or so peasants in rural Galilee to the dominant religion in the West in …

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Επιστημονική Ημερίδα: Πολιτική και θρησκεία στο Βυζάντιο

Πανεπιστήμιο Θεσσαλίας Τμήμα Ιστορίας, Αρχαιολογίας και Κοινωνικής Ανθρωπολογίας   Πολιτική και θρησκεία στο Βυζάντιο   Επιστημονική Ημερίδα στη μνήμη του Πάρι Γουναρίδη Σάββατο, 24 Φεβρουαρίου 2018, ώρα 11:30-19:00 αμφιθέατρο Σαράτση Το Τμήμα ΙΑΚΑ διοργανώνει Ημερίδα αφιερωμένη στη μνήμη του εκλιπόντος συναδέλφου και διαπρεπή βυζαντινολόγο Πάρι Γουναρίδη με θέμα «Πολιτική και θρησκεία στο Βυζάντιο». Η Ημερίδα …

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