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The Resource Leisure, pleasure and healing : spa culture and medicine in ancient eastern Mediterranean, by Estēe Dvorjetski

Leisure, pleasure and healing : spa culture and medicine in ancient eastern Mediterranean, by Estēe Dvorjetski

Label
Leisure, pleasure and healing : spa culture and medicine in ancient eastern Mediterranean
Title
Leisure, pleasure and healing
Title remainder
spa culture and medicine in ancient eastern Mediterranean
Statement of responsibility
by Estēe Dvorjetski
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Deals with leisure, pleasure and healing in the thermo-mineral sites in the Levant since the biblical era throughout the Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine, and early Moslem periods. This work looks at the question of whether the spas served as sacred cult places or popular sites of healing
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digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dvorjetski, Esti
Dewey number
613.1220956
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA934.M628
LC item number
D86 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2008 B-115
  • WB 760 GM35
NLM item number
D988L 2007
Series statement
Supplements to the Journal for the study of Judaism
Series volume
v. 116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Health resorts
  • Mineral waters
  • Balneology
  • Hot springs
  • Baths, Hot
  • Medicine
  • Medicine, Ancient
  • Health Resorts
  • Balneology
  • History, Ancient
  • Hot Springs
  • Mineral Waters
  • Ancient Lands
  • Mediterranean Region
  • TRAVEL
  • Balneology
  • Baths, Hot
  • Health resorts
  • Hot springs
  • Medicine
  • Medicine, Ancient
  • Mineral waters
  • Middle East
  • Geneeskrachtige bronnen
  • Sociale aspecten
  • Medische aspecten
  • Midden-Oosten
Label
Leisure, pleasure and healing : spa culture and medicine in ancient eastern Mediterranean, by Estēe Dvorjetski
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
List of Abbreviations; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Preface; Chapter One: Introduction; Chapter Two: Geological, Hydrological and Medicinal Aspects of Hot springs in the Eastern Mediterranean -- Past and Present; Chapter Three: Medicinal Hot Springs and Healing Spas in the Graeco-Roman World; Chapter Four: Historical-Archaeological Analysis and Healing Cults of the Therapeutic Sites in the Eastern Mediterranean Basin; Chapter Five: The Healing Properties of the Thermo-mineral Baths in the Eastern Mediterranean in Ancient Times
Control code
307254458
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiii, 524 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047420514
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004156814.i-566
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)307254458
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Leisure, pleasure and healing : spa culture and medicine in ancient eastern Mediterranean, by Estēe Dvorjetski
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
List of Abbreviations; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Preface; Chapter One: Introduction; Chapter Two: Geological, Hydrological and Medicinal Aspects of Hot springs in the Eastern Mediterranean -- Past and Present; Chapter Three: Medicinal Hot Springs and Healing Spas in the Graeco-Roman World; Chapter Four: Historical-Archaeological Analysis and Healing Cults of the Therapeutic Sites in the Eastern Mediterranean Basin; Chapter Five: The Healing Properties of the Thermo-mineral Baths in the Eastern Mediterranean in Ancient Times
Control code
307254458
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiii, 524 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047420514
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004156814.i-566
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)307254458
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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