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Ptolemy I (367/6–282 bc)

Dorothy J. Thompson and Albert Brian Bosworth

in The Oxford Companion to Classical Civilization

Published in print January 1998 | ISBN: 9780198601654
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727368
Ptolemy I (367/6–282 bc)

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(367/6–282 bc),

king of Egypt and founder of the Ptolemaic dynasty. The son of Lagus and Arsinoë, he

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Subjects: Classical History

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