Meals in the Early Christian World

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Author  Dennis E. Smith
Publisher  Palgrave Macmillan
Publication Date   December 5, 2012
ISBN  1137002883
Pages  315

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This book provides three categories of investigation: 1) The Typology and Context of the Greco-Roman Banquet, 2) Who Was at the Greco-Roman Banquets, and 3) The Culture of Reclining. Together these studies establish festive meals as an essential lens into social formation in the Greco-Roman world.

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