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Maps

Peter Krentz

in Xenophon: Hellenika II.3.11 - IV.2.8

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780856686429
eISBN:
9781800343245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780856686429.003.1111
Subject:
Classical Studies, Prose and Writers: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter includes the maps cited in the second part of Xenophon's Hellenika. The Peiraieus map shows the Hippodamian Agora, the conjectured road to the sanctuary of Bendis and the Dionysiastai, ... More


Introduction: Origins

Hester Lees-Jeffries

in England's Helicon: Fountains in Early Modern Literature and Culture

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199230785
eISBN:
9780191696473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199230785.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter discusses the origins of this book. The book takes its title from the hill of the Muses in ancient Boeotia and the spring located there, and also from an anthology of English poetry — ... More


Survey Archaeology and the Rural Landscape of the Greek City

Anthony Snodgrass

in Archaeology and the Emergence of Greece

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623334
eISBN:
9780748653577
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623334.003.0024
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

The revelation that, in Boeotia and certain other areas of Aegean Greece, the classical Greek countryside was covered by a network of small but closely-spaced activity areas was clearly apparent by ... More


Rural Burial in the World of Cities

Anthony Snodgrass

in Archaeology and the Emergence of Greece

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623334
eISBN:
9780748653577
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623334.003.0025
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

This chapter explores rural burial in ancient Greek cities. It considers a finding that arose from an intensive survey in western Boeotia: that there were small isolated burial sites, sporadically ... More


The First Thirty-Six Years of the Boeotia Project, Central Greece

John Bintliff

in The Archaeology of Greece and Rome: Studies in Honour of Anthony Snodgrass

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474417099
eISBN:
9781474426688
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474417099.003.0020
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Greek, Roman, and Early Christian Philosophy

A description by one of Anthony’s collaborators of the progress and achievements of archaeological survey work in Boeotia.


The Rise and Fall of the Boeotians: Polybius 20. 4–7 as a Literary Topos

Christel Müller

in Polybius and his World: Essays in Memory of F.W. Walbank

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199608409
eISBN:
9780191745102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199608409.003.0015
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

Polybius' account of the history of decadence in Boeotia in Book 20 has often been taken at face value, but should, however, be seen as a literary construct, likely to have been added to the ... More


The Jews of Greece to World War I

in The Agony of Greek Jews, 1940-1945

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804755849
eISBN:
9780804772495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804755849.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

The Jews of Greece suffered from 1943 to 1945 and during the subsequent decade, and continue to adjust to that experience until today. Although the physical attack on Greek Jewry began in 1941 with ... More


King of the Macedonians

Pat Wheatley and Charlotte Dunn

in Demetrius the Besieger

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198836049
eISBN:
9780191873416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198836049.003.0022
Subject:
Classical Studies, European History: BCE to 500CE

Following the regicide of Alexander, Demetrius Poliorcetes was accepted as the new king of Macedonia. This chapter discusses the political background which led to Demetrius’ claim being ratified. ... More


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