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Hyperboreans : myth and history in Celtic-Hellenic contacts

Author: Timothy P Bridgman
Publisher: London; New York : Routledge, 2005.
Series: Studies in classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Contained in what has come down to us of Greek literary tradition are texts that identify the Hyperboreans with the Celts, or Hyperborean lands with Celtic ones. This groundbreaking book studies the  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy P Bridgman
ISBN: 0415969786 9780415969789
OCLC Number: 848962069
Description: XX, 249 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Figures, Maps, and Tables Acknowledgements Abbreviations Introduction Section One: The Hyperboreans and the Golden Age: Inventing Mythical Greek Time Section Two: The Hyperboreans and Hyperborean Identity Chapter One: From the Beginnings to the Second Purification of Delos Chapter Two: From Herodotus to Antimachus of Colophon Chapter Three: The Fourth Century and Beyond Section Three: The Hyperboreans and the Celts: A Case of Mistaken Identity Chapter Four: Antimachus of Colophon Chapter Five: Heraclides Ponticus Chapter Six: Hecataeus of Abdera Chapter Seven: Apollonius of Rhodes Chapter Eight: Posidonius of Apamea Conclusion Appendix Bibliography Index
Series Title: Studies in classics
Responsibility: Timothy P. Bridgman.


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