1-2 of 2 Search Results for

aqueduct

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 24542–566 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.4.542
Published: 01 December 2018
... unconventional metaphors of the brain in the work of the fifth-century Greco-Syrian bishop Theodoret of Cyrrhus—the brain as a treasure within the acropolis, and the brain as a node in an urban aqueduct—both of which adapt the structural metaphor of governance to reflect the changing political and economic...
Journal Articles
Studies in Late Antiquity. 2018; 22147–179 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/sla.2018.2.2.147
Published: 01 May 2018
... narrations: Maraval, Lieux saints et pèlerinages , 43. 53. While translating silq as “aqueduct” here is possible, the meaning “chard” is favored by comparison to other texts. For example, when the phrase “green like silq ” (أخضر كالسلق) appears in al-Iṣṭakhrī's fourth/tenth-century Arabic...