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The Resource Public spectacles in Roman and late antique Palestine, Zeev Weiss

Public spectacles in Roman and late antique Palestine, Zeev Weiss

Label
Public spectacles in Roman and late antique Palestine
Title
Public spectacles in Roman and late antique Palestine
Statement of responsibility
Zeev Weiss
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces readers to the panoply of public entertainment that flourished in Palestine from the first century BCE to the sixth century CE. Drawing on a trove of original archaeological and textual evidence, Zeev Weiss reconstructs an ancient world where Romans, Jews, and Christians intermixed amid a heady brew of shouts, roars, and applause to watch a variety of typically pagan spectacles
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weiss, Zeev
Dewey number
796.0937
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV31
LC item number
.W45 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Revealing antiquity
Series volume
21
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Entertainment events
  • Popular culture
  • Palestine
  • Romans
  • Palestine
  • Palestine
  • Palestine
  • Palestine
  • Römerzeit
  • Spektakel
  • Spätantike
  • Palästina
  • Evenemang
  • Samhällsliv
  • Populärkultur
  • Romerska riket
  • Antiquities
  • Classical antiquities
  • Entertainment events
  • Manners and customs
  • Popular culture
  • Romans
  • Middle East
Label
Public spectacles in Roman and late antique Palestine, Zeev Weiss
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
  • The beginning : the introduction of public spectacles and competitions into ancient Palestine
  • Shaping the city's landscape : buildings for mass entertainment in their urban context
  • Entertaining the crowds : performances, competitions, and shows
  • Financing, organization, and operation -- dt Adopting a novelty : Jewish attitudes toward Roman spectacles and competitions
  • Public spectacles and socio-cultural behavior in late antique Palestine
Control code
861478255
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 361 pages
Isbn
9780674048317
Lccn
2013027086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780674048317
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)861478255
Label
Public spectacles in Roman and late antique Palestine, Zeev Weiss
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
  • The beginning : the introduction of public spectacles and competitions into ancient Palestine
  • Shaping the city's landscape : buildings for mass entertainment in their urban context
  • Entertaining the crowds : performances, competitions, and shows
  • Financing, organization, and operation -- dt Adopting a novelty : Jewish attitudes toward Roman spectacles and competitions
  • Public spectacles and socio-cultural behavior in late antique Palestine
Control code
861478255
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 361 pages
Isbn
9780674048317
Lccn
2013027086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780674048317
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)861478255

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