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Goddess and the Warrior: The Naked Goddess and Mistress of the Animals in Early Greek Religion

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In this provocative and arresting book, Nanno Marinatos explores the role of the naked goddess and mistress of animals in Greek religion. She examines their eastern origins and discusses their dissemination throughout the mainland and Crete. She also analyses their function as magical devices which ward off evil and questions why a female god was the protectress of men rat ...more
Paperback, 176 pages
Published January 1st 2011 by Routledge (first published February 10th 2000)
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The study in itself is quite good - but the book would have benefited from a proper introduction and conclusion.
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Lots of pictures, though a bit difficult to follow.
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