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Corinthia in the Roman period

Corinthia in the Roman period

including the papers given at a Symposium held at The Ohio State University on 7-9 March, 1991

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Published by University of Michigan, Dept of Classical Studies, 1994. in Ann Arbor, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corinth (Greece) -- Antiquities.,
  • Isthmía (Greece) -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Timothy E. Gregory.
    SeriesJournal of Roman archaeology -- no. 8
    ContributionsGregory, Timothy E.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1260 p., [1] leaf of fold plates :
    Number of Pages1260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14893874M

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The Corinthia in the Roman Period: Including the Papers Given at a Symposium Held at the Ohio State University on March, (Journal of Roman Archaeology Supplementary Series #8) Format: Hardcover.

In addition, the second book of Pausanias ' Description of Greece is devoted to Corinth. Ancient Corinth was one of the largest and most important cities of Greece, with a population of 90, in  BC.

The Romans demolished Corinth in BC, built a new city in its place in 44 BC, and later made it the provincial capital of l: Corinth. Corinthia in the Roman period. Ann Arbor, Mi.: Journal of Roman Archaeology, (OCoLC) Online version: Corinthia in the Roman period.

Ann Arbor, Mi.: Journal of Roman Archaeology, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Timothy E Gregory. He is the author of Vox Populi (), Isthmia V.

The Fortress and the Hexamilion (), The Corinthia in the Roman Period (), archaeology editor of The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium 5/5(1). Although Nazareth is one of the most famous places in the world, this is the first book on Roman-period and Byzantine Nazareth by a professional archaeologist, the only book to consider the archaeology of Nazareth in the context of its adjacent landscape, and the first to use contemporary archaeological methods and theory to explore Nazareth’s archaeology.

Planning of the Roman Colony of 44 B.C.," in The Corinthia in the Roman Period, ed. Gregory (Ann Arbor: JRA, ) On pp. he describes Corinthia in the Roman period book Corinth as a “Hippodamian type city” with the usual division into strips of land.

southern border of the Corinthia in either the Classical or Roman period. The southern Corinthia is continuously hilly and mountainous terrain running to the Argolid and Epidauria, marginalized from the busier northern plain by the formidable physical barrier of the Oneion range.

The mountain range of Gerania east of the Isthmus, constricting atFile Size: KB. Corinthia Hotels guarantees the best online rate on based on the following terms and conditions: Your original booking must have been made through The lower rate must be found and the claim submitted by email within 24 hours of the original booking and at least 24 hours prior to the standard check-in time at the hotel.

图书A History of Byzantium 介绍、书评、论坛及推荐. The Fortress and the Hexamilion (), The Corinthia in the Roman Period (), archaeology editor of The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium (), and Director of the Ohio State University Excavations at Isthmia (Greece).

The Roman general Mummius sacked the city in B.C., the same year that Carthage was destroyed, and put an end to Greek autonomous city life. Re-founded as a colony in 44 B.C. by Julius Caesar for his veterans of the Gallic campaigns, Corinth was once again a prominent city in Roman times.

Corinth was a major focus for the apostle Paul’s activity. Corinth was ransacked in B.C.E. and refounded as a Roman colony in 44 B.C.E. Scholars continue to debate the extent of continuity between Greek and Roman Corinth.

First-century Roman Corinth was probably no. It is difficult to say how much of the rest of the Corinthia was centuriated at this time. Figure 2. Greek Corinth, B.C., illustrating the locations of the two east-west interim period roadways. At least two other roadways dating to B.C.

exist near the center of the former Greek city. The Corinthia in the Roman Period: Including the Papers Given at a Symposium Held at the Ohio State University on March, (Journal of Roman Archaeology Supplementary Series #8) by Timothy E.

Gregory | Jan 1, More Buying Choices $ (2 used & new offers). the Roman Colony of 44 B.C.’, in The Corinthia in the Roman Period, Timothy E. Gregory ed. (Ann Arbor, Mi.: Journal of Roman Archaeology, ), 7 File Size: KB. Publications in Corinthian Studies: Roman Period Febru Leave a Comment by David Pettegrew Bibliography This is the second in a series of bibliographic posts concerning Corinthian scholarship published or disseminated online in Urban religion in Roman Corinth: interdisciplinary approaches / "Seventeen essays on the history, archaeology, urban development, and religious practices of ancient Corinth, with special attention to the early history of Christianity.

Topics include burial customs, water supply, city planning, and sociology. Ancient Corinth covered a range of km². Already from the 8th c. B.C., it was a rich and powerful city-state. The limits of Corinthia reached the Megarid. Towards the south, it bordered with Kleonai and the Argolid.

To the west, it neighbored with Sikyon. To the east, Corinthia shared its. Athens remained one of the more important artistic centers of the Mediterranean in the Roman period, despite many Greek sculptors working in Italy close to their patrons. Di Napoli treats portrait heads from the Odeion of Perikles; the strophion on one indicates a priestly office (late first century C.E.), an olive crown on another suggests an.

The Fortress and the Hexamilion (), The Corinthia in the Roman Period (), archaeology editor of The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium (), and Director of the Ohio State University Excavations at Isthmia (Greece).5/5(2).

New interpretations of Roman and Greek interactions on the Isthmus of Corinth. Description The narrow neck of land that joins the Peloponnese with the Greek mainland was central to the fortunes of the city of Corinth and the history of Greece from the classical Greek period to the end of the ancient world.

So, the emphasis on the Late Roman period in Corinth fits within long-standing administrative, economic, and religious narratives of the period. On the other hand, Corinth and the Corinthia represents just one important center in the "busy" rural and urban landscape of Late Antique Greece.Paul in Corinth Acts Paul moves on to Corinth – where Silas and Timothy eventually rejoin him some months later (see Map 24).

For a year and a half (in AD), Paul stays with Aquila – a Jew from the Roman province of Pontus in Asia Minor (see Map 24) – and his wife Priscilla, who have recently fled from Rome when the emperor.Corinth was indeed known, in the classical period, as Aphrodite’s city, and she was identified by the late second-century CE writer Alkiphron as “guardian of the city,” at least for its women.

Three shrines to her stood in the city and two more in nearby towns.