Asia Minor and Egypt

old cultures in a new empire : proceedings of the Groningen 1988 Achaemenid History Workshop by Achaemenid History Workshop (1988 Groningen, Netherlands)

Publisher: Nederlands Instituut voor het Nabije Oosten in Leiden

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Achaemenid dynasty, -- 559-330 B.C. -- Sources -- Congresses,
  • Historiography -- Middle East -- Congresses,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Egypt -- Congresses,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Turkey -- Congresses,
  • Egypt -- Antiquities -- Congresses,
  • Turkey -- Antiquities -- Congresses
  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Heleen Sancisi-Weerdenburg & Amélie Kuhrt
    SeriesAchaemenid history -- 6
    ContributionsSancisi-Weerdenburg, Heleen, Kuhrt, Amelie, Nederlands Instituut voor het Nabije Oosten
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 367 p. :
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14675328M

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Asia was a term which in the books of the Maccabees actually means Asia Minor, which Antioch III (the Great) had to give up to the Roman province of Asia Proconsularis (formed after B.C.), which embraced the regions of Mysia, Lydia, Caria, and Phrygia (see Rom ; II Tim Map of Asia Minor in New Testament Times In New Testament times Asia referred to a Roman province located at the western part of what came to be known as Asia Minor.

Asia Minor was the area between the Black Sea, Aegean Sea, and the Mediterranean Sea. Anatolia (from Greek: Ἀνατολή, Anatolḗ, ’east’ or ’[sun]rise’; Turkish: Anadolu), also known as Asia Minor (Medieval and Modern Greek: Μικρά Ἀσία, Mikrá Asía, ’small Asia’; Turkish: Küçük Asya), Asian Turkey, the Anatolian peninsula or the Anatolian plateau, is a large peninsula in West Asia and the westernmost protrusion of the Asian nates: 39°N 35°E / 39°N 35°ECoordinates:.

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Asia Minor and Egypt: Old Cultures in a New Empire. | Achaemenid History Volume 6 Proceedings of the Groningen Achaemenid History Workshop ISBN. This book, derived from the acclaimed Cambridge Encyclopedia of the World's Ancient Languages, describes the ancient languages of Asia Minor, for the convenience of students and specialists working in that area.

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