La lanza de alejandro en gortina

Translated title of the contribution: The spear of alexander in gortina

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The information recorded by Pausanias about the dedication in Gortyn of a spear point that belonged to Alexander the Great allows us to consider in detail both the origin of this spear and its healing skill. The analysis refers us also to the healing habilities of the Aeacid dynasty and, after all, to the relationships between healing and rule in the Ancient World.

Translated title of the contributionThe spear of alexander in gortina
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)7-13
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - 2018

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