Charon of Carthage (1077)
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Originally published as: Radicke, Jan. “Charon of Carthage: Lives of Famous Men. Lives of Famous Women. Tyrants (1077)." 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

Charon cannot be dated with any certainty1. He seems to have lived either in Hellenistic times, before the destruction of Carthage2, o…

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Radicke, Jan, “Charon of Carthage (1077)”, 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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