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A. Influence of Antiquity (CT)

The history of Classical studies in Sweden (S.) by and large followed its general development in Europe -- but with variations in chronology and content which can be primarily ascribed to S.'s peripheral location within Europe. S. was penetrated by Christianity and the Church late, and an academic culture was not established until the 13th cent., i.e. after the upswi…

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Lindberg, Bo, “Sweden”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 17 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e15209410>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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