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Messene besieged: A note on two (?) engagements in the Peloponnese


Dunn, C, Messene besieged: A note on two (?) engagements in the Peloponnese, Acta Classica, 61, (1) pp. 190-200. ISSN 0065-1141 (2018) [Letter or Note in Journal]

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Plutarch does not always accurately convey in his Life of Demetrius either the correct chronology of particular events, or the specific motivations behind military operations undertaken by Demetrius Poliorcetes. This note offers some points of clarification in reference to one such example, in which Demetrius was involved with the Messenians.

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Item Type:Letter or Note in Journal
Keywords:Messene, Demetrius Poliorcetes, Cchronology, siege Warfare
Research Division:History, Heritage and Archaeology
Research Group:Historical studies
Research Field:Classical Greek and Roman history
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in history, heritage and archaeology
UTAS Author:Dunn, C (Dr Charlotte Dunn)
ID Code:138297
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:History and Classics
Deposited On:2020-03-31
Last Modified:2020-04-06
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