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By Tonnes Bekker-Nielsen

ISBN-10: 8779349250

ISBN-13: 9788779349254

This quantity demanding situations the orthodox view that fishing and fish performed just a marginal function within the economic climate of the traditional international. in truth, there's archaeological facts for historic fish processing on a advertisement scale not just within the Mediterranean itself, but in addition at the Atlantic coast and within the Black Sea zone, specifically the Crimea. entrance subject; Contents; Illustrations and Tables; advent; Fish as a resource of nutrients in Antiquity; resources for creation and exchange of Greek and Roman Processed Fish; The Archaeological proof for Fish Processing within the Western Mediterranean; The know-how and productiveness of historical Sea Fishing; The Reliability of Fishing statistics as a resource for Catches and Fish shares in Antiquity; Fishery within the lifetime of the Nomadic inhabitants of the Northern Black Sea region within the Early Iron Age; Fish and funds: Numismatic proof for Black Sea Fishing

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The Macedonian army, in assembly to consider the future, offered Perdikkas the kingship, but he demurred. Our key source here, Quintus Curtius Rufus of the first half of the first century AD, may well have inserted an echo of the posturings of early Roman emperors, especially Tiberius in AD 14 (Curt. 6; Badian 1962; Bosworth 1971: 128). His whole stance as the guardian of Alexander's interests required hesitation, for Alexander's widow was pregnant and might produce a son and heir. As Alexander's champion Perdikkas could hardly seize the throne from the king's son: much better to be regent, if there were to be a son.

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Only a selection of a city's public documents will ever have been inscribed and it is worth considering why some become civic monuments. If we look at the Teian texts discussed above, it is evident that their content is varied ± education, piracy and royal cult ± but in each case, directly or indirectly, someone is remembered and honoured by the act of inscription, Polythros, the contributors, the king. This is not to suggest that all inscription is honorific but in a culture in which the rich are expected to perform services for their city honour is highly prized and may consequently help to shape our image of a city.

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