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Mark Cartwright
published on 26 April 2012
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The Hermes of Praxiteles, from the temple of Hera, Olympia (340-330 BCE). The infant is Dionysos. Olympia Archaeological Museum.

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time writer, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2012, April 26). Hermes. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hermes." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 26, 2012.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Hermes." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Apr 2012. Web. 16 Jul 2024.