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

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2.2.9. Eastern Hallstatt zone
(3,474 words)

A. Heartland

[German source]

A.1. Geography and settlement

The territory of the  Eastern Hallstatt Culture extended southwards from Lower Austria and Burgenland, southwestern Slovakia south of the Lesser Carpathians as far as the Danube bend at Vác (Hungary), through Pannonia and Transdanubia as far as Slavonia in the south. To the west, it reached deep into the eastern Alps, Burgenland, Styria and Carinthia. In the east, its frontier was determined by the mighty River Danube. Beyond the Danube, the pre-Scythian ‘ Füzesabony…

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Teržan, Biba, “2.2.9. Eastern Hallstatt zone”, 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_005644>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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