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Modern Literature

University of Windsor

2014

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Review Of: Divination In The Ancient World: Religious Options And The Individual. Potsdamer Altertumswissenschaftliche Beiträge, 46, Max Nelson Jan 2014

Review Of: Divination In The Ancient World: Religious Options And The Individual. Potsdamer Altertumswissenschaftliche Beiträge, 46, Max Nelson

Languages, Literatures and Cultures Publications

No abstract provided.


The Geography Of Beer In Europe From 1000 Bc To Ad 1000, Max Nelson Jan 2014

The Geography Of Beer In Europe From 1000 Bc To Ad 1000, Max Nelson

Languages, Literatures and Cultures Publications

No abstract provided.


Did Ancient Greeks Drink Beer?, Max Nelson Jan 2014

Did Ancient Greeks Drink Beer?, Max Nelson

Languages, Literatures and Cultures Publications

In some recent scholarship it has been suggested that ancient Greeks commonly drank beer. However, a careful examination of ancient sources, both for negative evidence (the lack of references to beer-making and beer-drinking among Greeks) as well as for positive evidence (the mentions of beer as a foreign product), supports the commonly held belief that Greeks in the archaic and classical periods did not regularly drink beer. There is also no evidence that kykeon was a type of beer.