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Ancient Ephesus

71writer
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Ancient Ephesus

Postby 71writer » Tue May 19th, 2009, 6:30 pm

I am trying to find any and all information on 1st century Ephesus. I know that it was the 3rd largest city in the Roman Empire. Also, that it was a melting pot for all different religions. I need to know of any thorough websites dealing with daily life, customs, clothing, so on.

annis
Bibliomaniac

Postby annis » Wed May 20th, 2009, 8:09 am

This website looks quite interesting. The text is a little clunky- I suspect that English is not the native language of the author, but there's all sorts of stuff there, though it might not have as much detail about daily life as you'd like:
http://www.ephesus.us

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Volgadon
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Postby Volgadon » Fri May 22nd, 2009, 9:01 am


71writer
Scribbler

Postby 71writer » Fri May 22nd, 2009, 10:51 am

Thank you both very much!

annis
Bibliomaniac

Postby annis » Sat May 23rd, 2009, 1:15 am

There's a bit of stuff on Mark Roberts' blog about Paul and the contretemps with the silversmiths at Ephesus - you might find it interesting if you haven't already come across it
http://www.markdroberts.com/htmfiles/resources/ancientephesus.htm


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