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Diodorus Siculus
(841 words)

1st cent. BC; from Agyrium in Sicily;

Greek universal historian.

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Of Diodorus’ complete Bibliothḗkē historikḗ in 40 books, only books 1–5 (pre-Trojan time with geography, ethnography, theology and mythology), and books 11–20 (for the period from 4…

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Pinkepank, Anne, “Diodorus Siculus”, 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 16 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps2_COM_0074>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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