Uses original sources to examine the role of women during the Greek dynasty in Egypt, and compares their status with that of women in other Greek societies
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Using evidence from a wide array of sources, Sarah Pomeroy discusses women ranging from queens such as ArsinoŽ II and Cleopatra VII to Jewish slaves working on a Greek estate.About the Author:
Sarah B. Pomeroy, a Ph.D. from Columbia University, is currently Professor of Classics and Women's Studies at Hunter College and at the Graduate School, City University of New York. She is an experienced papyrologist and wrote the first general book in English about women in antiquity: Goddesses, Whores, Wives, and Slaves.
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Book Description Schocken, 1984. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110805239111
Book Description Schocken. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0805239111 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1312920