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Perspectives on Panopolis An Egyptian Town from Alexander the Great to the Arab Conquest (Papyrologica Lugduno-Batava)

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • African history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Sources,
  • BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Ancient Egypt - History,
  • Early Church (To 476),
  • History: World,
  • Architecture,
  • Congresses,
  • Religion,
  • Ancient Egypt,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • Akhmæim (Egypt),
  • History,
  • Akhmim (Egypt),
  • Akhmåim (Egypt),
  • Antiquities

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsA. Egberts (Editor), B..P. Muhs (Editor), J. Van Der Vliet (Editor), Brian Paul Muhs (Editor), Joep Van Der Vliet (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9084141M
ISBN 109004117539
ISBN 109789004117532

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  Perspectives on Panopolis: An Egyptian town from Alexander the Great to the Arab Conquest Acts From an International Symposium Held in Leiden on 16, 17 and 18 December Series: Papyrologica Lugduno-Batava, Volume: Perspectives on Panopolis: An Egyptian town from Alexander the Great to the Arab Conquest by EGBERTS, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Panopolis, the modern town of Akhmim in Southern Egypt, was in Graeco-Roman times an important religious and cultural centre. Its gigantic temple was a stronghold of traditional Egyptian religion. In Late Antiquity it became a major centre of Hellenistic literature and learning and, at the same time, of Coptic monasticism. The sources for Graeco-Roman Panopolis are numerous . During the conference “Perspectives on Panopolis,” which took place in Leyden in , Lucia Criscuolo discussed the evidence of the Greek inscriptions, including Christian ones, from the Panopolite nome, the present-day Sohag–Akhmim area. Already in the beginning of her paper, she observed that it would be “impossible to sketch a coherent picture of Panopolis on the Author: Gawdat Gabra.

Download Citation | Monks and Scholars in the Panopolite Nome the Epigraphic Evidence | During the conference “Perspectives on Panopolis,” which took . The City as metaphor in the works of two Panopolitans: Shenoute and Besa. In A. Egberts, B. P. Muhs, & J. van der Vliet (Eds.), Perspectives on Panopolis: an Egyptian town from Alexander the Great to the Arab conquest (pp. ).Author: Heike Behlmer.   Panopolis – Book Series Review. Posted on August 6, August 8, by eriserato. The Panopolis series is written by Cari Z. and includes three books: Where There’s Smoke, Where There’s Fire, and Where There’s a Will. In the first two books since things are told from the perspective of a human who just happens to find. Perspectives on Panopolis: an Egyptian Town from Alexander the Great to the Arab Conquest. Acts from an international Symposium held in Leiden on 16, 17 and 18 December Editor: Egberts, A. Muhs, Brian P. van der Vliet, Jacques: Publisher: Brill: Collection and collection volume: Papyrologica Lugduno-Batava ; Pages: Peer Cited by: 1.

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