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    DescriptionRoman Edessa offers a comprehensive and erudite analysis of the ancient city of Edessa (modern day Urfa, Turkey), which constituted a remarkable amalgam of the East and the West. Among the areas explored are: the cultural life and antecedents of Edessa Edessene religion the extent of the Hellenization at Edessa before the advent of Christianity the myth of an exchange of letters between a King Abgar and Jesus.


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    Title
    Roman Edessa
    Subtitle
    Politics and Culture on the Eastern Fringes of the Roman Empire, 114 - 242 C.E.
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Steven K. Ross
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 224
    Width: 140 mm
    Height: 213 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 272 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780415620093
    ISBN 10: 0415620090
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBJD
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAR
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3D
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    Abridged Dewey: 930
    LC classification: DE
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    B&T Approval Code: A14202040
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA1
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002000
    DC22: 937.07
    B&T Approval Code: A15303000
    DC22: 939.3
    Thema V1.0: NHD, NHC
    Thema time period qualifier V1.0: 3C
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1QBAR
    Edition
    1
    Illustrations note
    1 black & white tables
    Publisher
    Taylor & Francis Ltd
    Imprint name
    ROUTLEDGE
    Publication date
    21 February 2011
    Publication City/Country
    London