The Mysteries of Mithra (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)eBook - 2011
In this pioneering 1902 work of historical-religious scholarship, the author sifts through ancient artifacts and texts to trace the rise of the Eastern religion of Mithra--the Zoroastrian divinity of oath and covenant--throughout the Roman Empire and its spread among the Roman legions. He compares and contrasts Mithraism with the competitor that eclipsed it: Christianity.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Barnes & Noble, 2011
Branch Call Number: Freading ebook
Description: 1 online resource (270 pages)