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Cyrene and Apollonia an historical guide by Richard George Goodchild

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Published by Dept. of Antiquities (Eastern Region) in [Tripoli?] .
Written in English


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Statementby Richard Goodchild.
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Pagination88p. ;
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18445081M

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It seems probable that the city of Apollonia, the port of Cyrene, owed its foundation to this accession of immigrants, who arrived by sea direct, and not, like the first colonists, by the circuitous land route from the Gulf of Bombay. (Grote, p. ) The lands promised to the new settlers had of course to be taken from the natives, whose.   Children of Apollo begins in the desert of Cyrenaica province, near settlements of Apollonia and the splendid city of Cyrene, both across the water from Crete. I was not able to travel to these two sites in modern Libya, but from my research they seem splendidly sited in the fertile lands near the Mediterranean. Cyrene was founded as a colony of the Greeks of Thera, traditionally led by Aristotle (later called Battus) of Thera, about BC, ten miles from its port, Apollonia (Marsa Sousa). Details concerning the founding of the city are contained in Book IV of the Histories of Herodotus.   Cyrene was founded as a colony of the Greeks of Thera, traditionally led by Aristotle (later called Battus) of Thera, about BC, .

Apollonia, the port of Cyrene: Excavations by the University of Michigan, (Libya antiqua: Supplements) [Richard George Goodchild] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Richard George Goodchild. Goodchild, R. G. , Cyrene and Apollonia: an historical guide / by Richard Goodchild Dept. of Antiquities (Eastern Region), United Kingdom of Libya [s.l.] Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. Cyrenaica was the name of an administrative division of Italian Libya from until , then under British military and civil administration from until , and finally in the Kingdom of Libya from until In a wider sense, still in use, Cyrenaica includes all of the eastern part of Libya between longitudes E16 and E25, including the Kufra l: Benghazi. Apollonia is recorded as established in ca BC as the ‘harbour of Cyrene’. Cyrenaica became a dependency of the Ptolemaic kingdom under Ptolemy I Soter in BC. The cities of Cyrenaica became independent in 97 BC, after the kingdom passed to Rome. It received the name Apollonia.