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Daimachus
(173 words)

(Δαίμαχος; Daímachos).

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[1] Historian from Plataeae, 4th cent. BC

from Plataeae, Greek historian in the 4th cent. BC. He was the author of a contemporary history and was regarded by Jacoby, who can hardly have been correct in this regard, as the author of the Hellenica of Oxyrhynchus. FGrH 65 (with comm.).

Bibliography

F. Jacoby, The Autorship of the Hellenica of Oxyrhynchus, in: CQ 44, 1950, 1-11

S. Hornblower, in: Proc. of the Second…

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Meister, Klaus (Berlin), “Daimachus”, 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 13 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e309660>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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