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Amphipolis

Catharine C. Lorber

Amphipolis

the civic coinage in silver and gold

by Catharine C. Lorber

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Published by Numismatic Fine Arts International in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Amphipolis (Extinct city),
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Coins, Greek -- Greece -- Amphipolis (Extinct city),
    • Amphipolis (Extinct city)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-188) and indexes.

      Statementby Catharine C. Lorber ; based on a catalogue compiled by Willy Schwabacher ; with a contribution on metrology by Wayne E. McGovern.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCJ547.A47 L67 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 196 p., 31 p. of plates :
      Number of Pages196
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1626976M
      ISBN 100962698709
      LC Control Number91174120

      This book, describing the sacrifice of Saint Mokios (Αγιος Μωκιος), who was a priest in the newly created Christian church of Amphipolis. Saint Mokios in his attempt to oppose to a ceremony that the Roman commander Laodikios together with his followers offered sacrifices to the Dioscuri, the Saint cut down the altar and therefore he. The monumental lion at the site of Amphipolis in northern Greece is one of the most illustrated sculptures in textbooks of ancient art. It is probably the burial monument of Laomedon, a general and close friend of Alexander the Great. Until the s however, the remains of the lion were fragmentary and little known. This book, by a famous art historian, describes the re-erection of the.

      Greece: Amphipolis Amphipolis (Amfipolis), Greecee These photographs may be used as PowerPoint sermon backgrounds and in Bible class lessons, but they may not be placed on any other website. After preaching in Philippi, Paul and Silas "passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia" and finally arrived at "Thessalonica, where there was a synagogue of the Jews" (Acts ).. Appolonia was a Macedonian town located south of Lake Bolbe. Thessalonica was just over 35 miles to the east, and Amphipolis was about 30 miles to the west.

        The Amphipolis archaeologists noticed that the Alexandrian wall circuit of Mahmoud Bey, which they supposed to have been planned by Deinocrates, is . The Lion Monument at Amphipolis (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. The Lion Monument at Amphipolis. Author. Broneer, Oscar. Publisher. American School of Classical Studies. Publication Date. Buy This Book. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History Encyclopedia receives a.


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This original book looks in detail at arguably the two most significant characters on either side in the middle years of the great Peloponnesian War and the showdown in and around Amphipolis that led to both their deaths in Spartan commander Brasidas was already a veteran of many campaigns when he headed for the strategically important northern theatre/5(5).

The Amphipolis book lion at the site of Amphipolis in northern Greece is one of the most illustrated sculptures in textbooks of ancient art. It is probably the burial monument of Laomedon, a general and close friend of Alexander the : Oscar Broneer.

The battle of Amphipolis ( BC) was a disastrous Athenian defeat in Thrace, inflicted on them by an army led by the Spartan Brasidas (Great Peloponnesian War).Both Brasidas and the Athenian commander Cleon were killed in the battle, and their deaths helped to pave the way to the short lived peace of Nicias ( BC).

The city of Amphipolis was located in the north-east of Greece. Acts After meeting with the believers at Lydia’s house, Paul and Silas leave Luke behind in Philippi and travel along the Via Egnatia through Amphipolis and Apollonia (see Map 24).

Amphipolis and Apollonia. Amphipolis was an important town on the Via Egnatia in Paul’s day, although the modern highway bypasses the town (see Map 24).Founded in BC by Athenian settlers, the city was.

Amphipolis, Biblical References Greece, Biblical References to Places in Greece, Biblical Tour Guide is a web site where we share with you our knowledge and offer you our top services. Here you can find information about the history of ancient Turkey, about biblical sites to visit in Turkey and Greece, major Christian Saints, missionary journeys of St.

Paul and Seven Churches of St. John. Capture of Amphipolis, – BC. In the winter of –, around the same time as the Battle of Delium, the Spartan general Brasidas besieged Amphipolis, an Athenian colony in Thrace on the Strymon river.

The city was defended by the Athenian general Eucles, who sent for help from Thucydides (at that point a general, later a famous historian), who was stationed at Thasos with seven Location: Amphipolis.

This original book looks in detail at arguably the two most significant characters on either side in the middle years of the great Peloponnesian War and the showdown in and around Amphipolis that led to both their deaths in BC.

The Spartan commander Brasidas was already a veteran Brand: Pen & Sword Books Limited. Synopsis This original book looks in detail at arguably the two most significant characters on either side in the middle years of the great Peloponnesian War and the showdown in and around Amphipolis that led to both their deaths in Spartan commander Brasidas was already a veteran of many campaigns when he headed for the strategically important northern theatre.

The Peloponnesian War: Delium, Amphipolis I, Truce (or consequences), Thespiae () This post looks at Chapters 89 – of Book Four, covering the winter of /3 BC through the spring of BC.

Included in this section is the battle of Delium, one of the major ground battles during the entire Peloponnesian War. Amphipolis (Book) Book Details.

ISBN. Title. Amphipolis. Author. Zikos, Nikolaos & Phelps, W.W. Publisher. Old Vicarage Publications. Publication Date. Buy This Book. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History Encyclopedia receives a small commission for each book sold.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Broneer, Oscar, Lion monument at Amphipolis. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press, We recommend booking Ancient Amphipolis tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund.

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Leipzig, Dieterich, (OCoLC) Document Type. Archaeologists believe they have identified a second monument at the famous Kasta Hill in Amphipolis, Greece, which made headlines around the world when a highly-decorated Macedonian tomb complex, possibly linked to Alexander the Great, was discovered in Author: Theodoros Karasavvas.

The first major excavations at Amphipolis were undertaken inbut it is the current excavation of the tomb, begun inthat has grabbed the attention of the world by getting into the mound and revealing some of its treasures. The Amphipolis tomb dates to the late 4 th century B.C., the Hellenistic era, and is about 2, years old.

This original book looks in detail at arguably the two most significant characters on either side in the middle years of the great Peloponnesian War and the showdown in and around Amphipolis that led to both their deaths in Spartan commander Brasidas was already a veteran of many campaigns when he headed for the strategically important northern theatre.

AMPHIPOLIS [ISBE] AMPHIPOLIS - am-fip'-o-lis (Amphipolis): A town in Macedonia, situated on the eastern bank of the Strymon (modern Struma or Karasu) some three miles from its mouth, near the point where it flows out of Lake Prasias or Cercinitis.

It lay on a terraced hill, protected on the North, West and South by the river, on the East by a wall (Thuc. iv), while its harbor-town of Eion. Brie O'Conner, empathic healer on a dying Earth, interviews again for a spot in a colonial expedition after 3 unsuccessful years of trying, and finds to her surprise acceptance and more in Commander Xandra Lawless, who heads and finances The Amphipolis Expedition.

The arrival to a new and lush planet is almost the picture of paradise as first thought, but as the snake makes an appearance. Book DescriptionCondition: Used: Like New. Occasion - Bon Etat - Amphipolis ().

Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this sellerPrice Range: $ - $. What would make it better is to read a great book about it, like this one.

Firstly, it is misnamed. The book goes back into history before the Peloponnesian War, and then continues with a full history of the war up until the duel at Amphipolis. The book then naturally goes through the history of the war in that period. Following the storyline of a majestic monument!

The Book & eBook are coming soon! Find us on Facebook: Support us and get the book on Indiegogo: Summary: “Battle of Amphipolis, BC”(Chapters ) A pro-democracy faction in Amphipolis revolts against its ruling oligarchy.

Cleon leads troops in support of the democrats and Brasidas in support of the oligarchs. Thucydides describes Brasidas’ strategy and the battle, which ends with a Peloponnesian victory. Brasidas and Cleon are killed.