Gocha R. Tsetskhladze's Ancient Greeks: West and East PDF

By Gocha R. Tsetskhladze

This paintings bargains with the concept that of "West" and "East", as held by means of the traditional Greeks. The cultural trade in archaic and classical Greece throughout the institution of Hellenic colonies is tested with new facts which the ebook makes use of to think again current proof and reinterpret previous theories.

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File 134. Page 29' the text of this document is kept, on which the previous dates, 4 April (22 March) 19IK. are corrected in ink. in the previous text "Denmark" was also added. In the initial text, as well as the document from the university, Denmark is not mentioned. In Rostovzcff's archive [Ibid. Fond 1054. Inventory I. File 30. Page 13) a copy of the certificate is kept, written out (obviously, sent out) on 4 April (22 March). The authenticity of the copy is certified by the head clerk S. Ryshkova IR74 1942).

H . P. Kondakov testify to his intense research, as also does RoslovtzefT's report to the Russian Academy of Sciences at the end of the first year of his trip abroad. At the beginning, RostovtzefT was trying to continue his studies on his primary interest, on Scythia and the Bosporus, or, as he called it, "the three volume history of South Russia". He wrote an article about the find at Astrabad, which was published in Journal of Egyptian Archaeology™ and another about the Bosporan queen. ' But RostovtzefT soon realised that, being out of Russia and lacking fresh archaeological and epigraphic material and the necessary Russian publications, it would be impossible to work profoundly on the ancient history and archaeology of South Russia.

82 8 The next letter is already dated in January: Thank you very much for sending the map. This is exacdy what I need. I hope to be able to use it also for Oxford, if I have to read here about South Russia this spring. In the summer of 1920, again requests to Minns in connection with the preparation of the book for publication: I was attacked by Johnson, who insists on the immediate publication of my book on South Russia. I can give the text, I have it written down already for die lectures in Paris, but with the illustrations things stand a little worse, especially what concerns the first chapters.

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