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Aegyptiaca Romana
Language: en
Pages: 509
Authors: Miguel John Versluys
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-09-27 - Publisher: BRILL

This is the first monograph of the well-known genre of Nilotic landscapes in the Roman world providing new conclusions on the genre itself as well as discussing the role and meaning of Aegyptiaca Romana in general.
Nile Into Tiber
Language: en
Pages: 562
Authors: Laurent Bricault, Miguel John Versluys, Paul G. P. Meyboom
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: BRILL

"Egypt in the Roman world" --- Studies on the meaning of Aegyptiaca Romana and the understanding of the cults of Isis in their local context.
Aegyptiaca Romana
Language: en
Pages: 509
Authors: M. J. Versluys
Categories: Egypt
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher:

Books about Aegyptiaca Romana
The Land of the Body
Language: en
Pages: 365
Authors: Sarah Pearce
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Mohr Siebeck

This book presents the first extended study of the representation of Egypt in the writings of Philo of Alexandria. Philo is a crucial witness, not only to the experiences of the Jews of Alexandria, but to the world of early Roman Egypt in general. As historians of Roman Alexandria and
Egypt Beyond Representation
Language: en
Pages: 413
Authors: Sander Müskens
Categories: 15.52 Roman Empire
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher:

The 35th volume of the ASLU series develops and applies a new approach to study Aegyptiaca Romana from a bottom-up, Roman perspective. Current approaches to these objects are often still plagued by top-down projections of modern definitions and understandings of Egypt and Egyptian material culture onto the Roman world. "Egypt