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Conquest and Empire: The Reign of Alexander the Great

Conquest and Empire: The Reign of Alexander the Great

by A. B. Bosworth

Editeur : Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107713130
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Date d'affichage: 2021-04-19
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The Magus, a legendary magician of superhuman powers, is an archetype central to myth and religion across many cultures. Identifying its anthropological origins in ancient rituals performed by a shaman or wizard to ensure the prosperity of his tribe, E. M. Butler goes on to trace its subsequent development in pre-Christian religious and mystic philosophers, in medieval sorcerers and alchemists, and finally in the eighteenth- and nineteenth-century occult revival. From Zoroaster to Solomon, Merlin to Faust, ...