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Envy, Poison, and Death: Women on Trial in Ancient Athens

Esther Eidinow
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EBook; Book; Online
Published
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Edition
First edition
Language
English
ISBN
9780191747304
Summary
This volume explores three trials conducted in Athens in the fourth century BCE; the defendants were all women charged with undertaking ritual activities, but much of the evidence remains a mystery. The author reveals how these trials provide a vivid glimpse of the socio-political environment of Athens during this time.
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1 online resource
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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