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    DescriptionCorinth, one of the most fascinating centers of the early Christian movement, is explored through both literary and archaeological means. In St. Paul's Corinth the evidence of thirty-three Greek and Latin authors is arranged and presented chronologically from the first century B.C.E. to the second century C.E.This third revised and expanded edition includes new textual and archaeological material based on continuing research on Corinth. The text of previous editions has been thoroughly revised in the interest of greater clarity and accuracy. The edition also includes updated maps and plans of the region."St. Paul's Corinth" is divided into four parts. "Part 1: The Ancient Texts" includes Pausanias," *Antipater of Sidon, - *Polystratus, - *Cicero, - *Crinagoras, - *Diodorus Siculus, - *Strabo, - *Livy, - *Propertius, - *Vitruvius, - *Philo, - *Inscription Honouring Iunia Theodora, - *Petronius Arbiter, - *Pliny the Elder, - *Epictetus, - *Flavius Josephus, - *Martial, - *Pseudo-Julian, - *Dio Chrysostom, - *Plutarch, - *Juvenal, - *Pliny the Younger, - *Suetonius, - *Appian, - *Florus, - *Aelius Aristides, - *Lucian, - *Apuleius, - *Gellius, - *Alciphron, - *Dio Cassius, - *Philostratus, - and *Athenaeus. -"Part 2: Paul in Corinth" includes *The Edict of Claudius, - *The Proconsul Gallio, - and *After the Founding Visit. -"Part 3: Archaeology"includes *House Churches and the Eucharist, - *Temple Banquets and the Body, - and *The Workplace and the Apostolate. - "Part 4: Corinthian Bronze" includes *The Passion for Possession, - *The Value of Corinthian Bronze, - *The Origins of Interest in Corinthian Bronze, - *Corinthian Bronze in Rome, - *How Was Corinthian Bronze Made? - *Recognizing an Authentic Corinthian Bronze, - *Corinthian Bronze Statues and Figurines, - *Utilitarian but Beautiful, - *Bronze Production in Roman Corinth. -"Jerome Murphy-O'Connor, OP, teaches at the Ecole Biblique in Jerusalem.""

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    St. Paul's Corinth
    Texts and Archaeology
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jerome Murphy-O'Connor
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    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 256
    Width: 163 mm
    Height: 226 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 386 g
    ISBN 13: 9780814653036
    ISBN 10: 0814653030

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    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP028
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    BISAC V2.8: REL006100
    B&T Approval Code: A13505037
    LC subject heading:
    DC21: 227.2095
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 227.2095, 227/.2095
    LC classification: DF261.C65 M87 1990
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    Thema V1.0: QRM, QRVC
    Edition statement
    Revised and Expanded ed.
    Michael Glazier Inc
    Imprint name
    Michael Glazier Inc
    Publication date
    01 August 2002
    Review quote
    . . . .Fascinating, informative, scholarly, "reader friendly," and very highly recommended study.The Midwest Book Review