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Hellanicus (<i>c.</i>480–395 <span class="smallCaps">bc</span>) (of Lesbos)

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199545568
Published online December 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191735257
Hellanicus (c.480–395 bc) (of Lesbos)

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was a *mythographer, ethnographer, and chronicler of major significance. Though his background was in the tradition of Ionian

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Subjects: Classical Studies

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