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Author Borgeaud, Philippe
Title Mère des dieux. English
Mother of the gods : from Cybele to the Virgin Mary / Philippe Borgeaud ; translated by Lysa Hochroth
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  BL820.C8 B6713 2004    AVAILABLE    30520020630720
Descript xix, 186 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [133]-177) and indexes
An itinerant mother -- In the Athenian Agora -- The invention of a mythology -- The mother's entrance into the Roman Republic -- The origin of the Mater Magna -- Attis in the Imperial period -- From mother of the gods to Mother of God
Subject Cybele (Goddess)
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Devotion to
Christianity and other religions -- Roman
Mother goddesses -- Rome
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