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Exploration

Duane W. Roller

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9780195170726
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780195388398
Exploration

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Exploration in antiquity was generally limited to commercial or military objectives—the Latin word exploratio means a military reconnaissance—rather than for

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Subjects: Classical History

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