Cassius Dio (1075)
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Originally published as: Radicke, Jan. “Cassius Dio: Life of Arrian the Philosopher (1075)." Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Continued Part IV. Biography and Antiquarian Literature. IV A Biography. Fascicle 7. Imperial and Undated Authors. Section Editor: G. Schepens. Editor in Chief: G. Schepens. Brill, 1999.

Introduction/ Biographical Essay

Apart from its title no trace is left of Dio’s1 biography of Arrian, to whom he also refers as a good governor in his Roman History. D. possibly felt some af…

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Radicke, Jan, “Cassius Dio (1075)”, in: Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker Part IV, General Editor: Stefan Schorn (Leuven) (2011 onwards), Guido Schepens (Leuven) (1998-2010). Consulted online on 21 September 2018 <>

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