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By Beate Dignas

This unique research demanding situations the concept that sanctuaries in Hellenistic and Roman Asia Minor have been totally institutionalized in the poleis that hosted them. interpreting the types of interplay among rulers, towns, and sanctuaries, the ebook proposes a triangular dating during which the rulers usually acted as mediators among differing pursuits of urban and cult.

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