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The Resource Gods in the desert : religions of the ancient Near East, Glenn S. Holland

Gods in the desert : religions of the ancient Near East, Glenn S. Holland

Label
Gods in the desert : religions of the ancient Near East
Title
Gods in the desert
Title remainder
religions of the ancient Near East
Statement of responsibility
Glenn S. Holland
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the religious practices and traditions of ancient Middle Eastern cultures, discussing pyramids, tombs, and Egyptian temples, and describing the gods, rulers, beliefs about afterlife, and worship rituals of Egypt, Mesopotamia, and Syria-Palestine
Cataloging source
TMJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holland, Glenn Stanfield
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1060
LC item number
.H635 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle East
  • Mythology, Middle Eastern
Label
Gods in the desert : religions of the ancient Near East, Glenn S. Holland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-288) and index
Contents
  • Mesopotamia : the world of kings and heroes
  • Mesopotamia : the world of the dead
  • Mesopotamia : the human world
  • Syria-Palestine : historical survey
  • Syria-Palestine : the gods and the world they made
  • Syria-Palestine : kings and prophets
  • Syria-Palestine : suffering and death
  • Syria-Palestine : the human world
  • Change and continuity in the Hellenistic Age
  • Religion and its characteristic expression
  • Egypt : historical survey
  • Egypt : the gods and the world they made
  • Egypt : the king and royal power
  • Egypt : the world of the dead
  • Egypt : the human world
  • Mesopotamia : historical survey
  • Mesopotamia : the gods and the world they made
Control code
692448380
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed
Extent
xxx, 309 p.
Isbn
9780742562271
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)692448380
Label
Gods in the desert : religions of the ancient Near East, Glenn S. Holland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-288) and index
Contents
  • Mesopotamia : the world of kings and heroes
  • Mesopotamia : the world of the dead
  • Mesopotamia : the human world
  • Syria-Palestine : historical survey
  • Syria-Palestine : the gods and the world they made
  • Syria-Palestine : kings and prophets
  • Syria-Palestine : suffering and death
  • Syria-Palestine : the human world
  • Change and continuity in the Hellenistic Age
  • Religion and its characteristic expression
  • Egypt : historical survey
  • Egypt : the gods and the world they made
  • Egypt : the king and royal power
  • Egypt : the world of the dead
  • Egypt : the human world
  • Mesopotamia : historical survey
  • Mesopotamia : the gods and the world they made
Control code
692448380
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed
Extent
xxx, 309 p.
Isbn
9780742562271
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)692448380

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