The Resource Religion, empire, and torture : the case of Achaemenian Persia, with a postscript on Abu Ghraib, Bruce Lincoln

Religion, empire, and torture : the case of Achaemenian Persia, with a postscript on Abu Ghraib, Bruce Lincoln

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Religion, empire, and torture : the case of Achaemenian Persia, with a postscript on Abu Ghraib
Title
Religion, empire, and torture
Title remainder
the case of Achaemenian Persia, with a postscript on Abu Ghraib
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Lincoln
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lincoln, Bruce
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL65.P7
LC item number
L56 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Achaemenid dynasty
  • Religion and politics
  • Religion and politics
  • Iran
Label
Religion, empire, and torture : the case of Achaemenian Persia, with a postscript on Abu Ghraib, Bruce Lincoln
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-167) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Center and periphery -- God's chosen -- Creation -- Microcosms, wonders, paradise -- The dark side of paradise -- Postscript: on Abu Ghraib and some related contemporary matters
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 176 p.
Isbn
9780226481968
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060378 41
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)76786670
  • (OCoLC)76786670
Label
Religion, empire, and torture : the case of Achaemenian Persia, with a postscript on Abu Ghraib, Bruce Lincoln
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-167) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Center and periphery -- God's chosen -- Creation -- Microcosms, wonders, paradise -- The dark side of paradise -- Postscript: on Abu Ghraib and some related contemporary matters
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 176 p.
Isbn
9780226481968
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060378 41
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)76786670
  • (OCoLC)76786670

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