The Encyclopedia of Ancient History

Online ISBN: 9781444338386

DOI: 10.1002/9781444338386

Editor(s): Roger S. Bagnall, Kai Brodersen, Craige B. Champion, Andrew Erskine

Sample Content

Administration, Ptolemaic Egypt by Arthur Verhoogt

Adolescence by Mark Golden

Adrianople, battle of by A. D. Lee

Agriculture, Roman Republic by Nathan Rosenstein

Akhenaten (Amenhotep IV) by Aidan Dodson

Antinoos by Christopher Jones

Beauty by Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones

Burdigala (Bordeaux) by Simon Esmonde-Cleary

Cavalry, Hellenistic by Nicholas V. Sekunda

Edict, magistrate’s by Michael Peachin

Family, Jewish by Michael L. Satlow

Heraion sanctuary by Jonathan M. Hall

Imitation (mimesis, imitatio) by Michael P. Fronda

Julian, emperor by Shaun Tougher

Literature and poetry, ancient Near East by Benjamin R. Foster

Marriage, sacred, Greece and Rome by Lora L. Holland

Perpetua by Mary R. Lefkowitz

Persia and Byzantium by Geoffrey Greatrex

Political pay by P. J. Rhodes

Risk (management) by Dennis Kehoe

Sea Peoples by Christoph Bachhuber

Technology, Egyptian by Paul T. Nicholson.