Greek religion a sourcebook provides an introduction to the fundamentals of ancient greek religious beliefs and rituals through a rich collection of ancient source readings translated into english the translations draw from the focus classical library sources as well as new translations by the author and other outstanding scholars. Get this from a library ancient greek religion a sourcebook emily kearns this work presents a wide range of documents relating to the religious world of the ancient greeks from the earliest surviving literature to around the end of the fourth century bce. In the ancient greek world religion was personal direct and present in all areas of life with formal rituals which included animal sacrifices and libations myths to explain the origins of mankind and give the gods a human face temples which dominated the urban landscape city festivals and
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