Continuity and innovation in the magical tradition / edited by Gideon Bohak, Yuval Harari, and Shaul Shaked.

This volume brings together thirteen studies by as many experts in the study of one or more ancient or medieval magical traditions, from ancient Mesopotamia and Pharaonic and Greco-Roman Egypt to the Greek world, Judaism, Christianity and Islam. It lays special emphasis on the recurrence of similar...

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Main Authors: Bohak, Gideon, 1961- (Editor), Harari, Yuval (Editor), Shaked, Shaul (Editor)
Format: Electronic
Language:English
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011.
Series:Jerusalem studies in religion and culture ; v. 15.
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