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Epochs, concept of
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I. Ancient History (CT)

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A. Definitions and Scope (CT)

By Altertum ('Antiquity'“)”, Paulys Realencyclopädie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft, newly revised since 1890 by Georg Wissowa, understands the culture of the 'Classical' peoples of the Greeks and Romans, with the additions of the Ancient Orient, inclusive of Egypt, insofar as it has connecting …

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Demandt, Alexander (Berlin RWG), Bäbler, Balbina (Göttingen) and Kuhlmann, Peter (Düsseldorf/Gießen RWG), “Epochs, concept of”, 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 08 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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