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From Artemis to Diana: The Goddess of Man and Beast (edition 2009)

by Tobias Fischer-Hansen, Birte Paulsen (Editor)

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Text in English & German. This book contains 19 articles dealing with various aspects of the Greek goddess Artemis and the Roman goddess Diana. The themes presented in the volume deal with the Near Eastern equivalents of Artemis, the Bronze Age Linear B testimonies, and Artemis in Homer and in the Greek tragedies. Sanctuaries and cult, and regional aspects are also dealt with -- encompassing Cyprus, the Black Sea region, Greece and Italy. Pedimental sculpture, mosaics and sculpture form the basis of investigations of the iconography of the Roman Diana; the role of the cult of Diana in a dynastic setting is also examined. A single section deals with the reception of the iconography of the Ephesian Artemis during the Renaissance and later periods.… (more)
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Title:From Artemis to Diana: The Goddess of Man and Beast
Authors:Tobias Fischer-Hansen
Other authors:Birte Paulsen (Editor)
Info:Museum Tusculanum Press (2009), Paperback, 496 pages
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From Artemis to Diana: The Goddess of Man and Beast (Danish Studies in Classical Archaeology: Acta Hyperborea) by Tobias Fischer-Hansen

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