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Cassius Dio Cocceianus, Lucius Cl(audius) (Cassius Dio)
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b. ca. AD 164 in Nicaea (Bithynia);

d. after AD 229;

Greek historian.

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Of his 80–book history of the Roman Empire (from the founding of the city to AD 229), books 36–60 (covering 69 BC to AD 47) survive intact, and books 78–79 (covering …

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Kuhn-Chen, Barbara, “Cassius Dio Cocceianus, Lucius Cl(audius) (Cassius Dio)”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, English edition by Tine Jerke and Volker Dallman (2009). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der antiken Texte: Autoren- und Werklexikon. Herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester in Verbindung mit Brigitte Egger. Serie: Der Neue Pauly – Supplemente, 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, Band 2. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 13 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0056>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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