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By Sarah Iles Johnston

the 1st English-language survey of historic Greek divinatory tools, Ancient Greek Divination deals a large but distinctive remedy of the earliest makes an attempt via historical Greeks to hunt the assistance of the gods.

  • Offers in-depth discussions of oracles, wandering diviners, homemade tools of foretelling the longer term, magical divinatory strategies, and masses more
  • Illustrates how the research of divination illuminates the mentalities of historical Greek religions and societies

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