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3 edition of Finding Persephone found in the catalog.

Finding Persephone

Women"s Rituals in the Ancient Mediterranean (Studies in Ancient Folklore and Popular Culture)

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: classical, early & medieval,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Ancient - General,
  • History,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Sociology of Religion,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Religious life,
  • Rites and ceremonies,
  • Spiritual life,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMaryline Parca (Editor), Angeliki Tzanetou (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10228906M
    ISBN 100253349540
    ISBN 109780253349545

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