Search: Classical Studies - Ancient History, 2008
edited by Paul McKechnie and Philippe Guillaume
Ptolemy II Philadelphus, second Macedonian king of Egypt (282-246BC), captured intellectual high ground by founding the Alexandrian Library and Museum, and cemented celebrity status by bankrolling his courtesans' endeavours in Olympic chariot-racing. In this book scholars analyse a range of ...
The statues of the Forum Augustum are analysed with respect to textual, archaeological and epigraphic evidence and are examined in terms of Greek and Roman influences, structure, composition and purpose. The final chapters consider later additions and the continuing impact of this group of statues.
Edited by G. Gnoli (Rome) and A. Ivantchik (Bordeaux/Moscow)
A journal dealing with the ancient and medieval history and archaeology of the former Soviet Union, in particular the Black Sea Area, the Caucasus, Siberia and Central Asia. Articles also appear on numismatics, papyrology, epigraphy, and the history and holdings of museums. Reviews and review ...
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