Carthage
(5,523 words)

[German version]

I. Archaeological Excavations (CT)

[German version]

A. From the beginnings to the settling of the White Fathers in 1875 (CT)

Legends about the untold riches of the Punic metropolis have always fascinated treasure hunters, starting with Scipio's soldiers, who ransacked and razed the city in 146 BC, and with Pompey's legionnaires, who, two generations later, after th…

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Niemeyer, Hans Georg (Hamburg) and Kopka, Alexandra (Freiburg i. Br. RWG), “Carthage”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider. Consulted online on 25 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1408540>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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