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[German version]

[1] From Thebes, commander in the Peloponnesian War

commander of the Theban Aegidae, claimed to have supported the Spartans with his army in the conflict against Amyclae [1] and to have instructed them in the art of warfare. His bronze armour was displayed at the Hyacinthia (Hyacinthus) and T. himself was always highly honour…

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Meier, Mischa (Bielefeld), Beck, Hans (Cologne), Meister, Klaus (Berlin) and Hoesch, Nicola (Munich), “Timomachus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider. Consulted online on 23 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1214910>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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