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By Sarah Iles Johnston

non secular ideals and practices, which permeated all points of lifestyles in antiquity, traveled well-worn routes during the Mediterranean: itinerant charismatic practitioners peddled their abilities as healers, purifiers, cursers, and initiators; and vessels adorned with illustrations of myths traveled with them. This choice of essays, drawn from the groundbreaking reference paintings faith within the historical international, deals an expansive, comparative point of view in this complicated non secular world.

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