By Ittai Gradel

This e-book provides the 1st research of emperor worship one of the Romans themselves, in Rome and its heartland Italy. It argues that emperor worship used to be certainly completely based on Roman non secular culture, which has been commonly misunderstood via a posterity imbued in greatly diversified notions of the connection among guy and the divine.

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