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The Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt, edited by Alan Bowman and Charles Crowther, (electronic book)

Label
The Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt
Title
The Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alan Bowman and Charles Crowther
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
932.021
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Crowther, Charles.
  • Bowman, Alan.
  • UPSO (University Press Scholarship Online)
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  • Ptolemaic dynasty
  • Egypt
Label
The Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt, edited by Alan Bowman and Charles Crowther, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
9.5 Soldiers with Multiple Residences
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- The Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt -- Copyright -- Preface -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- List of Abbreviations -- List of Contributors -- Map of Egypt in the Ptolemaic period -- Chapter 1: Introduction: The Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 A Corpus of Ptolemaic Inscriptions -- 1.3 The Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt -- 1.4 Conclusion -- Chapter 2: Imaging Inscriptions: The Kingston Lacy Obelisk -- 2.1 The Obelisk in Philae -- 2.2 Moving the Obelisk -- 2.3 The Philae Obelisk and the Decipherment of Hieroglyphs -- 2.4 New Images of the Obelisk
  • 2.5 The Results -- 2.6 Philae in the News -- Chapter 3: Beyond Rosetta: Multilingual Inscriptions, the Antiquities Trade, and the Decipherment of Egyptian Scripts -- 3.1 Two Texts are Better than One -- 3.2 An Inscription at Menouf -- 3.3 The Decree in Honour of Kallimachos -- 3.4 Foundation Plaques from a Temple of Hathor-Aphrodite -- 3.5 A Sphinx from Koptos -- 3.6 Conclusion -- Chapter 4: Greek Texts on Egyptian Monuments -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Types of Egyptian Monuments -- 4.2.1 Stelai (147 Items) -- 4.2.2 Statues (18 Items) -- 4.2.3 Door Lintels on Egyptian Temples (7 Items)
  • 4.2.4 Temple Furniture, e.g. Offering Tables (7 Items) -- 4.2.5 Mummies (27 Items) and Sarcophagi (12 Items) -- 4.3 Types of Greek Text -- 4.3.1 Official Texts -- 4.3.2 Private Texts -- 4.4 Some Conclusions -- 4.4.1 Dates -- 4.4.2 Self-Identification and Onomastics -- Chapter 5: The Epigraphy of the 'Greek Cities' -- 5.1 Introduction -- 2 Naukratis -- 5.3 Alexandria -- 5.4 Ptolemais -- 5.4.1 Citizenship and Population -- 5.4.2 Governance -- 5.4.3 Religion and Culture -- Appendix: A Note on the Dating of Inscriptions from Ptolemais
  • Chapter 6: Religious Life in Ptolemaic Alexandria under the Royal Aegis: An Overview of the Epigraphic Evidence -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 The Sarapieion and its Gods -- 6.2.1 The Sarapieion under Ptolemy II -- 6.2.2 The Sarapieion under Ptolemy III and IV -- 6.3 The Sacred Topography of Alexandria -- 6.3.1 Sarapis and Isis -- 6.3.2 The Boubastieion -- 6.3.3 Other Gods -- 6.4 The Reign of Ptolemy IV -- 6.4.1 The Reign of Ptolemy IV: Sarapis and Isis -- 6.4.2 The Reign of Ptolemy IV: Other Gods -- 6.5 The Dark Age of Alexandrian Epigraphy -- 6.6 Conclusion
  • Chapter 7: Foundation Deposits from Third-Century BC Egypt -- Chapter 8: Hellenistic Sacred Dedications: The View from Egypt -- 8.1 Introduction -- 8.2 Hellenistic Sacred Dedicatory Inscriptions -- 8.3 Kleon and Antipatros -- 8.4 Apynchis and His Family -- 8.5 Greek and Egyptian Dedicatory Practices -- 8.6 Concluding Remarks -- Chapter 9: Soldiers in the Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt -- 9.1 Introduction -- 9.2 Soldiers on the Move -- 9.2.1 Safe Travel, the Elephant Hunt, and Cities under Siege -- 9.3 Groups of Soldiers Acting Together -- 9.4 Avoiding Local Disruption by Foreigners
Control code
99986189411
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191899010
Isbn Type
(eBook)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt, edited by Alan Bowman and Charles Crowther, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
9.5 Soldiers with Multiple Residences
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- The Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt -- Copyright -- Preface -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- List of Abbreviations -- List of Contributors -- Map of Egypt in the Ptolemaic period -- Chapter 1: Introduction: The Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 A Corpus of Ptolemaic Inscriptions -- 1.3 The Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt -- 1.4 Conclusion -- Chapter 2: Imaging Inscriptions: The Kingston Lacy Obelisk -- 2.1 The Obelisk in Philae -- 2.2 Moving the Obelisk -- 2.3 The Philae Obelisk and the Decipherment of Hieroglyphs -- 2.4 New Images of the Obelisk
  • 2.5 The Results -- 2.6 Philae in the News -- Chapter 3: Beyond Rosetta: Multilingual Inscriptions, the Antiquities Trade, and the Decipherment of Egyptian Scripts -- 3.1 Two Texts are Better than One -- 3.2 An Inscription at Menouf -- 3.3 The Decree in Honour of Kallimachos -- 3.4 Foundation Plaques from a Temple of Hathor-Aphrodite -- 3.5 A Sphinx from Koptos -- 3.6 Conclusion -- Chapter 4: Greek Texts on Egyptian Monuments -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Types of Egyptian Monuments -- 4.2.1 Stelai (147 Items) -- 4.2.2 Statues (18 Items) -- 4.2.3 Door Lintels on Egyptian Temples (7 Items)
  • 4.2.4 Temple Furniture, e.g. Offering Tables (7 Items) -- 4.2.5 Mummies (27 Items) and Sarcophagi (12 Items) -- 4.3 Types of Greek Text -- 4.3.1 Official Texts -- 4.3.2 Private Texts -- 4.4 Some Conclusions -- 4.4.1 Dates -- 4.4.2 Self-Identification and Onomastics -- Chapter 5: The Epigraphy of the 'Greek Cities' -- 5.1 Introduction -- 2 Naukratis -- 5.3 Alexandria -- 5.4 Ptolemais -- 5.4.1 Citizenship and Population -- 5.4.2 Governance -- 5.4.3 Religion and Culture -- Appendix: A Note on the Dating of Inscriptions from Ptolemais
  • Chapter 6: Religious Life in Ptolemaic Alexandria under the Royal Aegis: An Overview of the Epigraphic Evidence -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 The Sarapieion and its Gods -- 6.2.1 The Sarapieion under Ptolemy II -- 6.2.2 The Sarapieion under Ptolemy III and IV -- 6.3 The Sacred Topography of Alexandria -- 6.3.1 Sarapis and Isis -- 6.3.2 The Boubastieion -- 6.3.3 Other Gods -- 6.4 The Reign of Ptolemy IV -- 6.4.1 The Reign of Ptolemy IV: Sarapis and Isis -- 6.4.2 The Reign of Ptolemy IV: Other Gods -- 6.5 The Dark Age of Alexandrian Epigraphy -- 6.6 Conclusion
  • Chapter 7: Foundation Deposits from Third-Century BC Egypt -- Chapter 8: Hellenistic Sacred Dedications: The View from Egypt -- 8.1 Introduction -- 8.2 Hellenistic Sacred Dedicatory Inscriptions -- 8.3 Kleon and Antipatros -- 8.4 Apynchis and His Family -- 8.5 Greek and Egyptian Dedicatory Practices -- 8.6 Concluding Remarks -- Chapter 9: Soldiers in the Epigraphy of Ptolemaic Egypt -- 9.1 Introduction -- 9.2 Soldiers on the Move -- 9.2.1 Safe Travel, the Elephant Hunt, and Cities under Siege -- 9.3 Groups of Soldiers Acting Together -- 9.4 Avoiding Local Disruption by Foreigners
Control code
99986189411
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191899010
Isbn Type
(eBook)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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