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Athens
(16,521 words)

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I. History and interpretation (CT)

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A. Introduction (CT)

Among the great places of antiquity that are of decisive importance for the culture and heritage of the western world, Athens (A.) plays a most important role. Nonetheless, it should be noted that the historical influence of Rome is greater. Since time immemorial Jerusalem, i…

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Näf, Beat (Zürich RWG), Kuhn-Chen, Barbara (Gießen RWG), Höcker, Christoph (Kissing), Stroszeck, Jutta (Athens) and Zervoudaki, Eos (Athens), “Athens”, 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 10 April 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1303340>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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