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The Institute of Historical Research/NHRF

48, Vasileos Constantinou Ave.
Athens, 11635 Greece

September 2019

Peter Thonemann: “An eternal memorial of goodwill towards their kinsmen”: Abdera and Teos after the Third Macedonian War

September 30 @ 7:00 pm
The Institute of Historical Research/NHRF, 48, Vasileos Constantinou Ave.
Athens, 11635 Greece
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Prof. Peter Thonemann (University of Oxford): "An eternal memorial of goodwill towards their kinsmen" :Abdera and Teos after the Third Macedonian War Abstract: One of the most extraordinary ancient Greek inscriptions ever discovered was unearthed in 2017 at the excavations of the Ionian city of Teos in Asia Minor.  It records, in thrilling and moving detail, the assistance provided by the Teians in the repopulation and rebuilding of their daughter-city, Abdera in Thrace, after its sack by the Romans in…

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