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Encyclopedia of women in the ancient world / Joyce E. Salisbury ; foreword by Mary Lefkowitz.

By: Salisbury, Joyce EMaterial type: TextTextPublication details: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2001Description: xxiii, 385 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cmISBN: 1576070925 (hard : alk. paper); 1576075850 (e-book : alk. paper)Other title: Women in the ancient worldSubject(s): Women -- History -- To 500 -- Encyclopedias | Women -- Biography -- To 500 -- Encyclopedias | Civilization, Ancient -- EncyclopediasDDC classification: 903 LOC classification: HQ1127 | .S25 2001Online resources: Publisher description Summary: This extensive and engaging A-to-Z encyclopedia, illustrated with many rare and revealing images, tells the stories of the famous and the ordinary, treating subjects as diverse as Greek heroine cults, the daily life of the German warrior women, and the intrigue, glory and power of ancient Rome's imperial women. Hundreds of well-researched entries, each with suggestions for further reading, give a rounded view of the lives of women in the ancient world.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

This extensive and engaging A-to-Z encyclopedia, illustrated with many rare and revealing images, tells the stories of the famous and the ordinary, treating subjects as diverse as Greek heroine cults, the daily life of the German warrior women, and the intrigue, glory and power of ancient Rome's imperial women. Hundreds of well-researched entries, each with suggestions for further reading, give a rounded view of the lives of women in the ancient world.

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