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The Resource Spectacles of empire : monsters, martyrs, and the book of Revelation, Christopher A. Frilingos

Spectacles of empire : monsters, martyrs, and the book of Revelation, Christopher A. Frilingos

Label
Spectacles of empire : monsters, martyrs, and the book of Revelation
Title
Spectacles of empire
Title remainder
monsters, martyrs, and the book of Revelation
Statement of responsibility
Christopher A. Frilingos
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author reads the Book of Revelation as a text firmly situated in the world of imperial Roman Asia Minor, where it was written. He argues that Revelation is a Christian version of that world, complete with its own gladiatorial combats and other public spectacles
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frilingos, Christopher A
Dewey number
228/.06
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
BS2825.6.R65
LC item number
F75 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Divinations
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rome
  • RELIGION
  • Social scientific criticism of sacred works
  • Rome in the Bible
  • Römisches Reich
  • Openbaring van Johannes (bijbelboek)
  • Romeinse rijk
Label
Spectacles of empire : monsters, martyrs, and the book of Revelation, Christopher A. Frilingos
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-176) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • 1. Gods, Monsters, and Martyrs
  • 2. Merely Players
  • 3. A Vast Spectacle
  • 4. As If Slain
  • 5. Wherever the Lamb Goes
  • 6. Epilogue: A Well-Known Story
Control code
645917287
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (184 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812201970
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812201970
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35cqh2
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645917287
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Spectacles of empire : monsters, martyrs, and the book of Revelation, Christopher A. Frilingos
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-176) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • 1. Gods, Monsters, and Martyrs
  • 2. Merely Players
  • 3. A Vast Spectacle
  • 4. As If Slain
  • 5. Wherever the Lamb Goes
  • 6. Epilogue: A Well-Known Story
Control code
645917287
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (184 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812201970
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812201970
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt35cqh2
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)645917287
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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