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100 1  Stoneman, Richard. 
245 14 The ancient oracles :|bmaking the gods speak /|cRichard 
       Stoneman. 
264  1 New Haven, CT :|bYale University Press,|c2011. 
300    xiv, 270 pages :|billustrations, maps ;|c25 cm 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    unmediated|bn|2rdamedia 
338    volume|bnc|2rdacarrier 
504    Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-263) and 
       index. 
505 0  Why did the Greeks consult oracles? -- Possession or 
       policy?: the case of Delphi -- The riddles of the Pythia -
       - From Egypt to Dodona -- The gods, the heroes and the 
       dead -- The oracle coast: sibyls and prophets of Asia 
       Minor -- Dreams and healing -- Dicing for destiny -- 
       Foreknowledge, fate and philosophy -- Sceptics, frauds and
       fakes -- New questions for the oracles: Platonism and 
       theology -- 'Ecstatic predictions of woe': the Sibylline 
       oracles -- Silencing the oracles. 
520    For more than a thousand years, Greeks from all walks of 
       life consulted oracles for guidance received directly from
       the gods. This colorful and wide-ranging survey 
       encompasses the entire history of Greek oracles and 
       focuses fresh attention on philosophical, psychological, 
       and anthropological aspects of oracular consultation. 
650  0 Oracles, Greek. 
650  0 Divination|zGreece. 
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650  7 Oracles, Greek.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01046992 
650  7 Religion.|2fast|0(OCoLC)fst01093763 
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