Brill's New Pauly , Encyclopaedia of the Ancient World, Classical Tradition I: A-Del (Brill's New Pauly)

Brill's New Pauly , Encyclopaedia of the Ancient World, Classical Tradition I: A-Del (Brill's New Pauly)


BRILL S NEW PAULY is the English variation of the authoritative DER NEUE PAULY, released by way of Verlag J.B. Metzler because 1996. The encyclopaedic insurance and excessive educational general of the paintings, the interdisciplinary and modern method and transparent and obtainable presentation have made the hot PAULY the unrivalled smooth reference paintings for the traditional global. Fifteen volumes ("Antiquity," 1-15) of BRILL S NEW PAULY are dedicated to Greco-Roman antiquity and canopy greater than thousand years of heritage, starting from the second one millennium BC to early medieval Europe. certain emphasis is given to the interplay among Greco-Roman tradition at the one hand, and Semitic, Celtic, Germanic, and Slavonic tradition, and historic Judaism, Christianity, and Islam nonetheless. 5 volumes ("Classical Tradition," I-V) are uniquely excited by the lengthy and influential aftermath of antiquity and the method of continuing reinterpretation and revaluation of the traditional background, together with the historical past of classical scholarship. BRILL S NEW PAULY offers the present nation of conventional and new parts of study and brings jointly professional wisdom from prime students from around the world. Many entries are elucidated with maps and illustrations and the English version will comprise up to date bibliographic references."

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