Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 9 : The Early Mediterranean World, 1200–600 BC

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1.2.1. Chronology and periodization
(4,392 words)

A. History and the reckoning of time

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The foundation for historical work on the period of early history under scrutiny here, as for any other, is laid by establishing the chronology of objects, monuments, events, contexts and structures – or, in more general terms, the material under study. To d…

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Schweizer, Beat, “1.2.1. Chronology and periodization”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 9 : The Early Mediterranean World, 1200–600 BC, English edition by John N. Dillon; Translated by Duncan A. Smart (2018). Original German-language edition: Frühgeschichte der Mittelmeerkulturen: Historisch-archäologisches Handbuch. Herausgegeben von Anna-Maria Wittke. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 2. Staffel, herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 10. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2015). Consulted online on 20 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps9_COM_005114>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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