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xvi,240 pages
Michigan Classical Press
Hardback (April 2017)
ISBN-13 9780979971396
ISBN-10 097997139X
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Divine Honors for Mortal Men in Greek Cities
The Early Cases
by Christian Habicht, translated by John Noël Dillon
In the Hellenistic period of Greek history, communities often offered honors and titles to representatives of certain dynasties. Modeled on the earlier civic practice of creating a cult for important mythological show more
   about the author

Christian Habicht is Professor Emeritus, School of Historical Studies, Institute for Advanced Study. He is the author of some 28 books and has received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Society show more
   table of contents

Preface to the 2017 edition

Part 1: Individual Cults
The Earliest Cults
1. The Cult of Lysander on Samos
2. Cults for Lysander in Ionian Cities?

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"For decades, this seminal book has exerted a far-reaching influence over a research domain increasingly popular among scholars of Hellenistic history, and one can reasonably expect that it will continue show more
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