See Raphael Taubenschlag, The Law of Greco-Roman Egypt
in the Light of the Papyri 332 B.
The Greek word enkaustic, meaning to heat or to burn, was first applied to wax portraits on mummy casings in Greco-Roman Egypt
In Mediterranean astrology, the planet Venus is judged to be in exaltation - or particularly influential - when it occupies Pisces, the Fishes, and that is where it is depicted on the Dendera Zodiac, the famous astronomical ceiling relief from Greco-Roman Egypt
now displayed in the Louvre, In the first century A.
Thompson is one of a small number of ancient historians who has chosen Greco-Roman Egypt
as an area of concentration, and her work stands as a model of the intelligent use of primary source material to construct historical analysis.
Later sections cover cities for kings and gods, cities for people, and Greco-Roman Egypt