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Caucasus

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

By Caucasus we generally understand Subcaucasia, i.e. the territories situated south of the Great Caucasus chain as far as the Taurus and the steppes of Azerbaijan, hence including the...

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Caucasus

Bernard Outtier.

in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 802 words.

By Caucasus we generally understand Subcaucasia, i.e. the territories situated south of the Great Caucasus chain as far as the

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Caucasus

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 149 words.

a mountain range from the Black (*Euxine) Sea to the *Caspian. The Main Caucasus lies

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Caucasus

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

By Caucasus we generally understand Subcaucasia, i.e. the territories situated south of the Great Caucasus chain as far as the Taurus and the steppes of Azerbaijan, hence including the...

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Caucasus

David C. Braund.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 156 words.

a mountain range from the Black (Euxine) Sea to the Caspian. The Main Caucasus lies to the

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Caucasus

Michael B. Bishku.

in Islamic Studies

P ublished online December 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Islam. 6920 words.

The Caucasus refers to both a mountain range that physically divides Europe and Asia and a larger region consisting of two parts: the North Caucasus in Russia; and Transcaucasia, or the...

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Caucasus <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 5 words.

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Caucasus Passes

in The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity

March 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Late Antiquity. 395 words.

The ancient history of *Georgia was shaped by the passes through the Caucasus Mountains. The routes through *Suania

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Caucasus, film in the

Annette Kuhn and Guy Westwell.

in A Dictionary of Film Studies

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film. 526 words.

The development of film production in the Caucasus took place largely within the wider nation building that followed the 1917

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Northern Caucasus Mythology

David Leeming.

in A Dictionary of Asian Mythology

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 91 words.

Before the rise of Islam, the people of the Caucasus—the Cherkess, the Abkhaz, the Ubyhk, the Georgians, and others—worshipped a

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Northern Caucasus mythology

David Leeming.

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 96 words.

Before the rise of Islam, the people of the Caucasus— the Cherkess, the Abkhaz, the Ubyhk, the Georgians, and others—worshipped

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