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The Resource Ancient Alexandria between Egypt and Greece, edited by William Vernon Harris and Giovanni Ruffini

Ancient Alexandria between Egypt and Greece, edited by William Vernon Harris and Giovanni Ruffini

Label
Ancient Alexandria between Egypt and Greece
Title
Ancient Alexandria between Egypt and Greece
Statement of responsibility
edited by William Vernon Harris and Giovanni Ruffini
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
Articles chiefly in English; one article each in French and Italian
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harris, William V.
  • Ruffini, Giovanni
Series statement
Columbia studies in the classical tradition
Series volume
26
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alexandria (Egypt)
  • Egypt
Label
Ancient Alexandria between Egypt and Greece, edited by William Vernon Harris and Giovanni Ruffini
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"In their original forms, the papers were almost all written for a conference entitled, Alexandria between Egypt and Greece, that was organized by the Center for the Ancient Mediterranean at Columbia on October 11th and 12th, 2002."--Pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-289) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 1.
  • Creating a metropolis : a comparative demographic perspective/
  • Walter Scheidel
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 2.
  • Egyptian elite self-presentation in the context of Ptolemaic rule/
  • John Baines
  • p. 33
  • Ch. 3.
  • Posidippus' poetry book : where Macedon meets Egypt/
  • Susan Stephens
  • p. 63
  • Ch. 4.
  • Realismo ed eclettismo nell'arte alessandrina/
  • Nicola Bonacasa
  • p. 87
  • Ch. 5.
  • Les hierothytes alexandrins : une magistrature grecque dans la capitale lagide/
  • Fabienne Burkhalter
  • p. 99
  • Ch. 6.
  • oikos of Alexandria/
  • Livia Capponi
  • p. 115
  • Ch. 7.
  • Portrayals of the wise and virtuous in Alexandrian Jewish works : Jews' perceptions of themselves and others/
  • Ellen Birnbaum
  • p. 125
  • Ch. 8.
  • Alexandria and Middle Egypt : some aspects of social and economic contacts under Roman rule/
  • Mohammed Abd-el-Ghani
  • p. 161
  • Ch. 9.
  • Galen's Alexandria/
  • Heinrich von Staden
  • p. 179
  • Ch. 10.
  • Hellenism and opposition to Christianity in Alexandria/
  • Christopher Haas
  • p. 217
  • Ch. 11.
  • Some unpublished wax figurines from Upper Egypt/
  • Mona Haggag
  • p. 231
  • Ch. 12.
  • Late antique Pagan networks from Athens to the Thebaid/
  • Giovanni Ruffini
  • p. 241
  • Ch. 13.
  • island of Pharos in myth and history/
  • Mostafa el-Abbadi
  • p. 259
Control code
DCLC2004054502-B
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 296 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9789004141056
Issn
01661302
Lccn
2004054502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Ancient Alexandria between Egypt and Greece, edited by William Vernon Harris and Giovanni Ruffini
Publication
Note
"In their original forms, the papers were almost all written for a conference entitled, Alexandria between Egypt and Greece, that was organized by the Center for the Ancient Mediterranean at Columbia on October 11th and 12th, 2002."--Pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [269]-289) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 1.
  • Creating a metropolis : a comparative demographic perspective/
  • Walter Scheidel
  • p. 1
  • Ch. 2.
  • Egyptian elite self-presentation in the context of Ptolemaic rule/
  • John Baines
  • p. 33
  • Ch. 3.
  • Posidippus' poetry book : where Macedon meets Egypt/
  • Susan Stephens
  • p. 63
  • Ch. 4.
  • Realismo ed eclettismo nell'arte alessandrina/
  • Nicola Bonacasa
  • p. 87
  • Ch. 5.
  • Les hierothytes alexandrins : une magistrature grecque dans la capitale lagide/
  • Fabienne Burkhalter
  • p. 99
  • Ch. 6.
  • oikos of Alexandria/
  • Livia Capponi
  • p. 115
  • Ch. 7.
  • Portrayals of the wise and virtuous in Alexandrian Jewish works : Jews' perceptions of themselves and others/
  • Ellen Birnbaum
  • p. 125
  • Ch. 8.
  • Alexandria and Middle Egypt : some aspects of social and economic contacts under Roman rule/
  • Mohammed Abd-el-Ghani
  • p. 161
  • Ch. 9.
  • Galen's Alexandria/
  • Heinrich von Staden
  • p. 179
  • Ch. 10.
  • Hellenism and opposition to Christianity in Alexandria/
  • Christopher Haas
  • p. 217
  • Ch. 11.
  • Some unpublished wax figurines from Upper Egypt/
  • Mona Haggag
  • p. 231
  • Ch. 12.
  • Late antique Pagan networks from Athens to the Thebaid/
  • Giovanni Ruffini
  • p. 241
  • Ch. 13.
  • island of Pharos in myth and history/
  • Mostafa el-Abbadi
  • p. 259
Control code
DCLC2004054502-B
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 296 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9789004141056
Issn
01661302
Lccn
2004054502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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