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Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||by Zena Kamash|
|Series||Gorgias dissertations in Near Eastern studies -- 54|
|LC Classifications||DS56 .K27 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2010035597|
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Water and pagan religion in the Roman and late Roman Near East Gods with a watery element to their character Cosmological associations of watery locations: sacred springs, rivers, lakes, pools, and wells Watery themes in religious iconography.
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