Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts

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Thucydides
(455 words)

b. ca. 460 BC in Athens;

d. ca. 400 BC;

Greek historian.

Works

Author of an unfinished monograph on the Peloponnesian War, in eight books.

Papyri

The papyri have contributed significantly to the evaluation of the medieval manuscripts.

Translations

The work wa…

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Landfester, Manfred, “Thucydides”, 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_0222>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20090831



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