The Oracle

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Author  William J. Broad
Publisher  Penguin Books Ltd
Publication Date   December 31, 2006
ISBN  1594200815
Pages  320

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A popular re-examination of the oracle at Delphi, which looks first at the ancient sources, then at the history of archaeology at the site, culminating in the recent discovery, by an American team, of how the vapours which induced the oracle's visions may have worked in practice.

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