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Top 10 Best Greek Religion Books

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#10

Greek Religion (New Surveys in the Classics No. 24)

Jan N. Bremmer

A John Craig favorite
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Five Stages of Greek Religion

Gilbert Murray
Charles Twain

Greek Religion

Five Stages of Greek Religion

Gilbert Murray's book "The Five Stages of Greek Religion" is t he outgrowth of a lecture series given before the First World War. Murray traces the growth and development of Greek religion from its beginnings in prehistorical animism to the full flowering of the major schools of philosophy, and thence to their extinction. Murray explores the irrational, Dionysic strand that emerged independantly of the Olympian mythos, and shows how both predate Homer. He considers the minor deities, such as the boundary statues (koures) mentioned by Thucydides in connection with Alcibiades' impiety. The eloquent chapters on the rise of philosophy-cum-religion are the most memorable in a memorable book. Murray's vingettes on the lives and actions of the founders of the famous schools - linked as they are in lineal descent from Socrates, Epicurus excepted, are excellent biographical sketches in their own right. His examination of the faults in each philosophical system, Aristotle's Pertpetetic School excepted, shows how, after banishing Olympian myth, essential to keeping hold of thinking minds, they ...

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#9

Angel On Board

EJ Thornton

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#8

On Greek Religion (Cornell Studies in Classical Philology)

Robert Parker

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#7

Religion in the Ancient Greek City

Louise Bruit Zaidman
Pauline Schmitt Pantel
Paul Cartledge

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#6

Greek Religion

Walter Burkert

A John Craig favorite

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#5

The Library of Greek Mythology (Oxford World's Classics)

Apollodorus
Robin Hard

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#4

Rethinking Greek Religion

Julia Kindt

Books
#3

Ancient Greek Religion

Emily Kearns

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#2

Ancient Greek Religion

Jon D. Mikalson

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Greek Religion

Greek Religion: A Sourcebook provides an introduction to the fundamentals of ancient Greek religious beliefs and rituals through a rich collection of ancient source readings. The translations draw from the Focus Classical Library sources as well as new translations by the author and other outstanding scholars. Chapters cover such topics as ancient magic, mystery cults, divination, and festivals. Illustrated throughout with photos and maps, this book is designed as a companion to Valerie Warrior's Roman Religion: A Sourcebook.

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Greek Religion

Valerie Warrior

Greek Religion
#1

Religions of the Ancient Greeks (Key Themes in Ancient History)

Simon Price

A John Craig favorite

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