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Cult and Belief in Punic and Roman Africa


Jan van der Crabben
by Brent D. Shaw, Princeton University
published on 07 November 2011
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This is a second attempt at a synthesis of the main problems for the forthcoming Cambridge History of Ancient Religions. The problems are complex and still threaten to overwhelm. This version remains a cri de coeur: any helpful comments and criticisms are encouraged.

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Written by Brent D. Shaw, Princeton University, linked by Jan van der Crabben, published 07 November 2011. Source URL:

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