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The Resource Prayer, magic, and the stars in the ancient and late antique world, edited by Scott Noegel, Joel Walker, and Brannon Wheeler

Prayer, magic, and the stars in the ancient and late antique world, edited by Scott Noegel, Joel Walker, and Brannon Wheeler

Label
Prayer, magic, and the stars in the ancient and late antique world
Title
Prayer, magic, and the stars in the ancient and late antique world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Scott Noegel, Joel Walker, and Brannon Wheeler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
200/.93
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1591
LC item number
.P73 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1968-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Noegel, Scott B
  • Walker, Joel Thomas
  • Wheeler, Brannon M.
Series statement
Magic in history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Magic, Ancient
  • Magic
  • Dreams
  • Stars
  • Divination
Label
Prayer, magic, and the stars in the ancient and late antique world, edited by Scott Noegel, Joel Walker, and Brannon Wheeler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Here, there, and anywhere / Jonathan Z. Smith -- Thessalos of Tralles and cultural exchange / Ian Moyer -- The prayer of Mary in the magical book of Mary and the angels / Marvin Meyer -- Hebrew, Hebrew everywhere? Notes on the interpretation of Voces Magicae / Gideon Bohak -- Magic and society in late Sasanian Iraq / Michael G. Morony -- The open portal: dreams and divine power in pharaonic Egypt / Kasia Szpakowska -- Viscera and the divine: dreams as the divinatory bridge between the corporeal and the incorporeal / Peter Struck -- Stars and the Egyptian priesthood in the Graeco-Roman period / Jacco Dieleman -- Divination and its discontents: finding and questioning meaning in ancient and medieval Judaism / Michael D. Swartz -- Heaven and earth: divine-human relations in Mesopotamian celestial divination / Francesca Rochberg -- Astral religion and the representation of divinity: the cases of Ugarit and Judah / Mark S. Smith -- A new star on the horizon: astral christologies and stellar debates in early Christian discourse / Nicola Denzey -- At the seizure of the moon: the absence of the moon in the Mithras liturgy / Radcliffe G. Edmonds III
Control code
52430918
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 255 pages
Isbn
9780271022574
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003009823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, 1 map
Label
Prayer, magic, and the stars in the ancient and late antique world, edited by Scott Noegel, Joel Walker, and Brannon Wheeler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Here, there, and anywhere / Jonathan Z. Smith -- Thessalos of Tralles and cultural exchange / Ian Moyer -- The prayer of Mary in the magical book of Mary and the angels / Marvin Meyer -- Hebrew, Hebrew everywhere? Notes on the interpretation of Voces Magicae / Gideon Bohak -- Magic and society in late Sasanian Iraq / Michael G. Morony -- The open portal: dreams and divine power in pharaonic Egypt / Kasia Szpakowska -- Viscera and the divine: dreams as the divinatory bridge between the corporeal and the incorporeal / Peter Struck -- Stars and the Egyptian priesthood in the Graeco-Roman period / Jacco Dieleman -- Divination and its discontents: finding and questioning meaning in ancient and medieval Judaism / Michael D. Swartz -- Heaven and earth: divine-human relations in Mesopotamian celestial divination / Francesca Rochberg -- Astral religion and the representation of divinity: the cases of Ugarit and Judah / Mark S. Smith -- A new star on the horizon: astral christologies and stellar debates in early Christian discourse / Nicola Denzey -- At the seizure of the moon: the absence of the moon in the Mithras liturgy / Radcliffe G. Edmonds III
Control code
52430918
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 255 pages
Isbn
9780271022574
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003009823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, 1 map

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