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

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2.3.13. South Central Apennines
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A. Definition and regions

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The ‘South Central Apennines’ encompasses the Sabines/Sabini, Aequi (Italian Equi) and Italic peoples who lived in later Samnium, who are culturally most closely related to the eastern Italic tribes (Adriatic cultural sphere 2.3.14.; BNP Atlas 65, 77). On the Hernici and the Volsci, who invaded southern Latium in the 6th and 5th centuries, see Latial Culture (2.3.9.).

A distinction is made between the older settlement area of the  Sabines in Inner Sabina around  Rieti/…

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Weidig, Joachim, “2.3.13. South Central Apennines”, 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 14 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps9_COM_006083>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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