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Aegina Kolonna  

Walter Gauss

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Jan 2012
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Sep 2012
Aegina was one of the major centers of the Aegean Bronze Age. This article discusses the most important information about the site of Kolonna, the main settlement known on the island. The ... More

Aegina, the Cyclades, and Crete  

Kenneth Sheedy

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Feb 2012
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Nov 2012
During the fifth and sixth centuries BC, the massive issues of Aegina dominated coin circulation throughout the Cyclades and Crete. The Cycladic islands were quick to bring out their own ... More

Akrotiri  

Christos Doumas

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Jan 2012
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Sep 2012
Forty years of continuous and systematic geological and archaeological investigations at Akrotiri on the island of Santorini (Thera) have yielded ample evidence for reconstructing the ... More

Alexander the Great  

Pierre Briant

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Aug 2009
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Sep 2012
This article argues that the centrality of Alexander the Great to the study of imperialism and cultural transfer can scarcely be in doubt. Indeed, the subject of Alexander is so heavily ... More

Ancient Concepts of Personal Identity  

Christopher Gill

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Aug 2009
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Sep 2012
The burgeoning science of human nature recognized the implications for human identity. In the later fifth or early fourth centuries BCE philosophers started to develop a systematically ... More

Archaeology  

James Whitley

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Aug 2009
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Sep 2012
This article emphasizes that no ancient artefact can speak to people in isolation; rather, one has to consider the ‘patterns’ of occurrence, and the dialogue they establish with other ... More

Argolid  

Sofia Voutsaki

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Jan 2012
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Sep 2012
The Argolid is one of the most intensively investigated and best-documented regions of the Aegean. Due to its fertile soils and its geographic position at the crossroads of communication ... More

Arming Greeks for Battle  

Eero Jarva

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Jan 2013
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Jan 2013
This chapter explores the Greek armored infantrymen and the weapons they carried. The hoplite shield is called Argive. The Boeotian is a shield that appears on seventh- and sixth-century ... More

Asia Minor to the Ionian Revolt  

Koray Konuk

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Feb 2012
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Nov 2012
Monetary exchange in Asia Minor started with barter and continued with the use of a wide range of commodities as money. Coinage originated in the middle of the seventh century. In Anatolia ... More

Assyria At War: Strategy and Conduct  

Andreas Fuchs

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Sep 2011
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Sep 2012
This article examines Assyria's military strategy and conduct of war. It argues that the rise of Assyria can be explained by the peculiar historical setting of the later tenth century and ... More

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