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Be the first to ask a question about Ancient Mystery Cults. Halliday – – The Classical Review 36 Ancient Mystery Cults by Walter Burkert. Harvard University Press London: Anne Cumming rated it liked it Jun 22, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Jul 04, Chaney Bicknell rated it really liked it. Don’t already have an Oxford Academic account?
Society and Ancientt in Greece and Rome. Related articles in Google Scholar. Classics in Arts and Humanities. Most are familiar with Greek and Egyptian Myth but few realize the secrecy around the myths that made them into a religion.
mystwry At least it’s useful for exams. Excellent discussion of the topic presented for non-experts like myself, but goes into some depth in this interesting topic.
Concen The foremost historian of Greek religion provides the first comprehensive, comparative study of a little-known aspect of ancient religious beliefs and practices. Paperbackpages. Martin Classical Lectures, Xviii. Join Our Mailing List: Emily Vermeule; Walter Burkert.
Great book on the various mystery religions that were flourishing in the Greco-Roman world before and during the time of Jesus. Walter Burkert was a German scholar of Greek mythology and cult. Pretty simple explanations, although Chapter 3 felt less organized and developed than the mystegy.
Walter Burkert, Ancient Mystery Cults
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