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Chaeremon (2) , of Alexandria (1), Greek author, 1st cent. ce

Christopher Pelling.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Classical Literature; Middle Eastern History; Ancient Roman History. 94 words.

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Heliodorus (4), Greek novelist, c. 4th century CE

Benedek Kruchió.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Classical Literature; Byzantine Studies; Middle Eastern History; Classical Reception. 4843 words.

Heliodorus was the author of the Aethiopica, the latest and longest Greek novel to survive from antiquity. In his work, Heliodorus claims to be a Phoenician from Emesa, but there are good...

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Herodian (2) , historian

Alexander Hugh McDonald and Antony Spawforth.

in Oxford Classical Dictionary

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Classical Literature; Middle Eastern History. 102 words.

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Nicolaus of Damascus

Klaus Meister.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Classical Literature; Middle Eastern History. 477 words.

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Teucer (3) , of Cyzicus, Greek writer, c. mid-1st cent. bce

Alexander Hugh McDonald and Kenneth S. Sacks.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Classical Literature; Middle Eastern History. 61 words.

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Troy

Carl W. Blegen and D. F. Easton.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Classical Literature; Greek and Roman Archaeology; Middle Eastern History. 1117 words.

Troy lies in north-west *Asia Minor 5 km. from the *Hellespont. The site consists of a mound with c. 25 m. of deposits and a 1 km. sq. skirt to the south. It was noted by F. Kauffer (1793),...

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Uranius, Greek writer about Arabia

Simon Hornblower.

in Oxford Classical Dictionary

P ublished online June 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Classical Literature; Byzantine Studies; Middle Eastern History. 82 words.

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