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

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2.6.8. South central and coastal Asia Minor
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A. Overview

[German source]

The area discussed here bordered on Lydia (2.6.3.), Caria (2.6.4.) and Lycia (2.6.5.) to the west, the heartland of Phrygia (2.6.7.) to the north and the Luwian princedoms to the east (cf. Luwian cultural sphere 2.6.10.). Its landscapes later acquired the names  Pamphylia (western section of south coast),  Pisidia (north of Pamphylia; Barrington Atlas 65, 62), western  Rough Cilicia (eastern section of south coast),  Isauria (north of Rough Cilicia) and western  Lycaonia (nor…

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Wittke, Anne-Maria, “2.6.8. South central and coastal Asia Minor”, 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 22 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps9_COM_007640>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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