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Agatharchides, of Cnidus, Greek historian, geographer, and Peripatetic philosopher, c. 215–after 145 BCE

Kenneth S. Sacks.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Historical Geography; Ancient Greek History; Classical Philosophy. 237 words.

Who lived most of his adult life in *Alexandria (1), eventually leaving, perhaps in flight to Athens after 145. He was not, as previously believed, regent to *Ptolemy (1) IX but was in the...

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Hypatia

G. J. Toomer.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: History of Gender and Sexuality; History of Science and Technology; Classical Philosophy. 133 words.

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Polemon (3), of Ilium, Greek Stoic geographer, fl. 190 BCE

Eric Herbert Warmington.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Historical Geography; Classical Philosophy. 84 words.

Polemon (3), a Greek of *Ilium (fl. c.190 bce), Stoic geographer (see stoicism) who collected geographical, epigraphic, and artistic material in Greece, including especially dedications and monuments...

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