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Sarah B. Pomeroy was born in New York City and educated at Barnard College and Columbia University. She has lived in England and several other European countries and has taught at a number of universities, including Vassar College and Columbia. Her books include, Women in Hellenistic Egypt from Alexander to Cleopatra, Women's History and Ancient History, Women in the Classical World: Image and Text and Xenophon: Oeconomicus: A Social and Historical Commentary.


Goddesses, Whores, Wives and Slaves Sarah B Pomeroy

'The classic, groundbreaking account of women's lives in Greece and Rome. . the first treatment of women in the ancient world reflect the critical insights of modern feminism'. Mary Beard, Times Literary Supplement.

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