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

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2.1.11. Early Celtiberian culture
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A. Definition and periodization

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The Celtiberians, well known from Greek and Roman written sources of the 2nd and 1st millennia [1], originated in the 6th century in the east central region of the Iberian Peninsula (northeast of the meseta and the right bank of the middle reaches of the Ebro). Their world ended, symbolized by the fall of the city of Numantia in 133, in Roman conquest and integration into the Roman Empire. The ro…

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Fernández-Götz, Manuel and Ruiz Zapatero, Gonzalo, “2.1.11. Early Celtiberian culture”, 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 23 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps9_COM_005400>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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