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Aegae
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[1] Residence and burial place of the Macedonian Argead kings

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(Aegeae, Αἰγαί, Αἰγέαι [Aigaí, Aigéai]). Residence and burial place of the Macedonian Argead kings near present-day Vergina. Starting point for the Macedonian conquering of Pieria and  Bottiaea and main seat of the king until  …

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Errington, Robert Malcolm (Marburg/Lahn) and Schwertheim, Elmar (Münster), “Aegae”, 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 26 June 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e109560>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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