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

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2.3.1. Overview: Italy with Sardinia and Sicily
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A. Introduction

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At the transition from the BA to the IA, the Italian Peninsula was undergoing dynamic change. It functioned as the fulcrum between the cultures of the eastern and western Mediterranean, the Balkans and Central Europe. In a phase of increasing international mobility with advances in seafaring, it accordingly experienced ever greater external influenc…

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Bentz, Martin, “2.3.1. Overview: Italy with Sardinia and Sicily”, 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 19 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps9_COM_005670>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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