Living and Working with the Gods: Studies of Evidence for Private Religion and Its Material Environment in the City of Ostia (100-500 AD)

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Brill Academic Pub, 1994 - History - 311 pages
This study deals with hitherto unpublished evidence of private religious practice, found in the ruins of Ostia. The selected environment consists of domus, rented apartments, workshops, depots, shops, bars, markets, hotels, and also all mithraea and the compita. These chapters contain concise introductions to the categories of buildings, including lists, notes on the dates, appearance, lay-out, size and distribution, and notes on the owners, inhabitants, visitors, workers and personnel.

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Contents

Introduction
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Selection of the material environment of the evidence
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6 Structure of the study
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