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harvest of Hellenism

F. E. Peters

harvest of Hellenism

a history of the Near East from Alexander the Great to the triumph of Christianity

by F. E. Peters

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Hellenism,
    • Middle East -- Civilization -- To 622

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] F. E. Peters.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS57 .P46
      The Physical Object
      Pagination800 p.
      Number of Pages800
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5076670M
      ISBN 100671206583
      LC Control Number74116509

      Walter, the narrator, suspects that three of the village’s young bachelors, Christopher and Thomas Derby and Brooker Higgs, are saw them coming back from the woods the previous night, consumed in “immodest fits of laughter,” and concluded that they’d been eating intoxicating mushrooms just as he used to do when he was a young man after the harvest was finished. Hellenismus F. E. Peters: The Harvest of Hellenism. A History of the Near East From Alexander the Great to the Triumph of Christianity. Pp. ; 10 Maps. New York: Simon & Schuster, Cloth, $ [REVIEW] Oswyn Murray - - The Classical Review 23 (02)

      The Making of Hellenism. But before we look to the harvest, we must pay somewhat closer attention to the seed. I do not intend to rehearse the Harvest of Hellenism, though if I did, I suspect it would sound—or rather, I hope it would sound—quite a bit different from the debut version of forty-odd years ago. Here I wish merely to point to a. A valuable read for anyone interested in Greek, Hellenistic, or Roman history. ” —The NYMAS [New York Military Affairs Symposium] Review “ This is the most original history of the Hellenistic period to appear since the publication of F. E. Peters’s The Harvest of Hellenism in Like Peters, Chaniotis argues for a long Hellenistic.

      “Alcohol makes other people less tedious, and food less bland, and can help provide what the Greeks called entheos, or the slight buzz of inspiration when reading or only worthwhile miracle in the New Testament—the transmutation of water into wine during the wedding at Cana—is a tribute to the persistence of Hellenism in an otherwise austere Judaea. Hellenistic Period ( – 30 BCE) • Begins after the death of Alexander the Great ( BCE); lasts through the defeat of Cleopatra and Mark Anthony by the Romans at the Battle of Actium (30 BCE) • Relate the influence on Greek architecture as a result of the expansion of the Greek world.


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