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Publications [#285338] of Kent J. Rigsby


  1. Rigsby, KJ, Asylia Territorial Inviolability in the Hellenistic World (March, 1997), pp. 660 pages, Univ of California Press, ISBN 0520916379
    (last updated on 2022/12/02)

    In the Hellenistic period certain Greek temples and cities came to be declared "sacred and inviolable." Asylia was the practice of declaring religious places precincts of asylum, meaning they were immune to violence and civil authority.

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