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Religion and power

Nicole Maria Brisch

Religion and power

divine kingship in the ancient world and beyond

by Nicole Maria Brisch

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Published by Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Nicole Brisch
SeriesUniversity of Chicago Oriental Institute Seminars -- no. 4
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL325 .K5 B75 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 271 p. :
Number of Pages271
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24378803M
ISBN 101885923554
ISBN 109781885923554
LC Control Number2008920482
OCLC/WorldCa185032809

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