Written by an international team of acknowledged experts, this excellent book studies a wide range of contributions and showcases new research on the archaeology, ritual and history of Greek mystery cults.
With a lack of written evidence that exists for the mysteries, archaeology has proved central to explaining their significance and this volume is key to understanding a phenomenon central to Greek religion and society.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
chapter 1|24 pages
Mycenaean religion at Eleusis: the architecture and stratigraphy of Megaron B
The architecture and stratigraphy of Megaron B*
chapter 4|33 pages
“IN THE SANCTUARY OF THE SAMOTHRACIAN GODS”
Myth, politics, and mystery cult at Ilion