New PDF release: Alien Wisdom: The Limits of Hellenization

By Arnaldo Momigliano

during this vintage learn of cultural war of words Professor Arnaldo Momigliano appears on the angle of the Greeks to 4 various civilizations - the Roman, Celtic, Jewish and Persian - and analyses their cultural and highbrow interactions from the fourth to the 1st centuries BC. He argues that during the Hellenistic interval the Greeks, Romans and Jews shaped a unique particular courting and successfully tested what until eventually contemporary occasions was once the traditional horizon of Western civilization.

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