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By Julia Valeva, Emil Nankov, Denver Graninger

A significant other to old Thrace provides a sequence of essays that show the newly well-known complexity of the social and cultural phenomena of the peoples inhabiting the Balkan outer edge of the Classical world.

• incorporates a wealthy and specified review of Thracian historical past from the Early Iron Age to overdue Antiquity

• comprises contributions from major students within the archaeology, paintings heritage, and common background of Thrace

• Balances attention of fabric facts when it comes to historical Thrace with extra conventional literary sources

• Integrates a research of Thrace inside of a huge context that comes with the cultures of the jap Mediterranean, southwest Asia, and southeast Europe/Eurasia

• displays the influence of latest theoretical techniques to financial system, ethnicity, and cross-cultural interplay and hybridity in historical Thrace

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Young, John Howard. 1941. ” Hesperia, 10: 163–191. Guide to Further Reading Boué, Ami. 1840. La Turquie d’Europe: ou, Observations sur la géographie, la géologie, l’histoire naturelle, la statistique, les moeurs, les coutumes, l’archéologie, l’agriculture, l’industrie, le commerce, les gouvernements divers, le clergé, l’histoire et l’état politique de cet empire. Paris: A. Bertrand. Vast, four-volume ethnography and history of the Ottoman possessions in Europe, with ample, incisive observations on the geography of ancient Thrace.

In Albert Dumont. Mélanges d’archéologie et d’épigraphie, 186–287. Paris: Ernest Thorin. Filov, Bogdan. 1906. Die Legionen der Provinz Moesia von Augustus bis auf Diocletian (Klio, Beiheft 6). Leipzig: Dieterich. Filov, Bogdan. 1917. ” Mitteilungen des Deutschen Archaeologischen Instituts, Roemische Abteilung, 32: 21–73. Filov, Bogdan. 1934. Die Grabhügelnekropole bei Duvanlij in Südbulgarien. Sofia: Staatsdruckerei. Fol, Alexander. 1972. Politicheska istoriya na trakite. Kraya na vtoroto hilyadoletie do kraya na peti vek predi novata era.

Full presentation of the road network of the Byzantine empire, with critical discussion of earlier periods of historical geography and topography. Among published and forthcoming publications, vols. 6 (Thrakien: 1991), 10 (Aigaion Pelagos: 1998), and 12 (Ostthrakien: in preparation) are ­relevant to the study of ancient Thrace. Isaac, Benjamin. 1986. The Greek Settlements in Thrace until the Macedonian Conquest (Studies of the Dutch Archaeological and Historical Society 10). Leiden: Brill. Offers an accessible overview of the coastal geography of Thrace, from the Strymon to the Danube.

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