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

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2.3.19. Phoenicians on Sardinia
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A. Location, names, language

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The island of  Sardinia (2.3.18.) is located in the western basin of the Mediterranean is far from the mainland (ca. 200 km from the African coast and 250 km from the coast of central Italy) [1311–13]. The first  Phoenician document, dated palaeographically to sometime between the mid-9th and mid-8th centuries, is…

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De Vincenzo, Salvatore, “2.3.19. Phoenicians on Sardinia”, 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_006376>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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