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By Tesse Stek

This carefully researched research sheds new gentle at the spiritual constructions and rituals of the Italic tribes from four hundred to a hundred BC. mentioning literary, epigraphic, and archaeological proof from valuable and southern Italy, together with a case examine at the Samnite Temple of San Giovanni in Galdo, the writer investigates the fluctuating functionality of those cult areas in and one of the non-Roman Italic groups, sooner than and after the institution of Roman rule.

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