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a new site to visit (fwd)

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Date: Sat, 2 Mar 1996 19:55:26 EST
From: Tzvee Zahavy <zahavy@andromeda.rutgers.edu>
To: Multiple recipients of list <ioudaios-l@lehigh.edu>
Subject: a new site to visit

This may be of interest to ioudaios-l readers.

        Date: Thu, 29 Feb 1996 20:09:09 -0500 (EST)
        From: Chris Powell <sooty@umich.edu>
        Subject: Traditions of Magic in Late Antiquity web site

Based on a display in the University of Michigan Library's Special 
Collections, the Traditions of Magic in Late Antiquity web site is 
available at 


The site, based on the exhibition catalog by Gideon Bohak, is divided into
three sections: one deals with manuals of magical practices, another
presents various protective devices, and the third presents some of the
more aggressive uses of ancient magic.  Images of the objects,
translations of inscriptions, and information about their creation are

The web site is sponsored by the Humanities Text Initiative.

Chris Powell
Humanities Text Initiative