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Poly'bius (c.200–after 118 bc)

Edited by M. C. Howatson

in The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature

Third edition

Published in print January 2011 | ISBN: 9780199548545
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191739422
Poly'bius (c.200–after 118 bc)

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Greek historian of Rome's rise to power, born at Megalopolis in Arcadia, the son of Lycortas, who was a prominent

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Subjects: Classical Literature

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