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Author Lincoln, Bruce.

Title Religion, empire, and torture [electronic resource] : the case of Achaemenian Persia, with a postscript on Abu Ghraib / Bruce Lincoln.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xvii, 176 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-167) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Center and periphery -- God's chosen -- Creation -- Microcosms, wonders, paradise -- The dark side of paradise -- Postscript: on Abu Ghraib and some related contemporary matters.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Achaemenid dynasty, 559-330 B.C.
Religion and politics.
Religion and politics -- Iran -- Case studies.
Iran -- History -- To 640.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780226481968 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226481964 (cloth : alk. paper)

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