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The Oracle: Ancient Delphi and the Science Behind Its Lost Secrets
The Oracle Ancient Delphi and the Science Behind Its Lost Secrets
Author: William J. Broad
A gripping modern-day detective story about the scientific quest to understand the Oracle of Delphi Like Walking the Bible, this fascinating book turns a modern eye on an enduring legend. The Oracle of Delphi was one of the most influential figures in ancient Greece. Human mistress of the god Apollo, she had the power to enter int...  more
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ISBN-13: 9780143038597
ISBN-10: 0143038591
Publication Date: 1/30/2007
Pages: 336
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Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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This book is recommded in the book the Last Oracle by James Rollins. The Rollins book was so good I was moved to get some of his suggested reading list. I enjoyed learning more about the Oracles of Delphi, which were women.


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