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Gábor Betegh offers the 1st systematic reconstruction and exam of the Derveni papyrus and analyzes its position within the highbrow milieu of its age. present in 1962 close to Thessaloniki one of the continues to be of a funeral pyre, it really is one of many earliest surviving Greek papyri and is a record of basic value for figuring out spiritual and philosophical advancements of the time of Socrates. The e-book will allure strongly to classicists, philosophers and historians of faith.

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