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Settlements of the Ptolemies

city foundations and new settlement in the Hellenistic world

by Katja Mueller

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Published by Peeters in Dudley, MA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt,
  • Mediterranean Region
    • Subjects:
    • Ptolemaic dynasty, 305-30 B.C.,
    • Civilization, Classical.,
    • Egypt -- Colonization.,
    • Mediterranean Region -- Colonization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Katja Mueller.
      SeriesStudia Hellenistica ;, 43
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT92 .M74 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3432367M
      ISBN 109042917091
      ISBN 109789042917095
      LC Control Number2005058631

      The Ptolemaic dynasty (Ancient Greek: Πτολεμαῖοι, Ptolemaioi), sometimes also known as the Lagids or Lagidae (Ancient Greek: Λαγίδαι, Lagidai, after Lagus, Ptolemy I's father), was a Macedonian Greek royal family which ruled the Ptolemaic Empire in Egypt during the Hellenistic rule lasted for years, from BC to 30 BC.   The Ptolemaic Kingdom of Ancient Egypt: The History and Legacy of the Ptolemy Dynasty and the End of the Egyptian Empire - Kindle edition by Charles River Editors. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Ptolemaic Kingdom of Ancient Egypt: The History and Legacy of the Ptolemy Reviews: 9.

        The Ptolemies were the rulers of the final dynasty of 3, years of ancient Egypt, and their progenitor was a Macedonian Greek by birth. The Ptolemies broke millennia of tradition when they based the capital of their Egyptian empire not in Thebes or Luxor but in Alexandria, a newly constructed port on the Mediterranean Sea. This book provides the first edition with an extensive introduction and full commentary of a unique land survey written on papyrus in Greek which derives from that area of southern (Upper) Egypt known as the Apollonopolite (or Edfu) nome and is now preserved in Copenhagen. Müller, K. () Settlements of the Ptolemies: City Foundations.

      Ptolemy settled mercenaries throughout Egypt, wherever such a settlement might help to develop agriculture, police a district, or secure a trade route. Above all, he drained the Fayyum marshes southwest of Memphis specifically for the purpose of settling his mercenaries—t housands of them, during his reign alone. In Dublin: Foundation and early growth in Ptolemy’s Geōgraphikē hyphēgēsis (Guide to Geography; c. ce), and some years later “the people of Dublin,” it was recorded, defeated an army from the province of , despite indications of habitation 2, years ago, the first settlement for which there is historical proof was not.


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$ Settlements of the Ptolemies: City Foundations and New Settlements in the Hellenistic World (Studia Hellenistica) Paperback – Decem by K. Mueller (Author) See all formats and Settlements of the Ptolemies book Hide other formats and editionsCited by:   This book tells the history of new cities and settlement under the Ptolemies ( to 30 BC).

The Ptolemies ruled Egypt, numerous Aegean Islands, large stretches of the Mediterranean and Red Sea coasts for three centuries.

They up-rooted, transferred, replanted and attracted people to new and old settlements throughout their : $ Settlements of the Ptolemies: City Foundations and New Settlements in the Hellenistic World (Studia Hellenistica) (Book). New settlement, relocation and migration have been part of human life right from the beginning.

It is an essential ingredient of socio-economic life in antiquity and in the modern world. This book tells the history of new cities and settlement under the Ptolemies ( to 30 BC). The Ptolemies ruled Egypt, numerous Aegean Islands, large stretches of the Mediterranean and Red Sea coasts for three centuries.

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City Foundations and New Settlement in the Hellenistic World (= Studia Hellenistica; 43), Leuven: PeetersXVII + S., ISBN 5, Rezensiert von: Silvia Barbantani Istituto di Filologia Classica e Papirologia, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano Mueller's stimulating work engages with both new and recently-revived.

Katja Mueller’s monograph is a most welcome and dense work that approaches the topic of Ptolemaic strategy for implanting and fostering settlements through the analysis of papyrological, epigraphical, and archeological material derived from all the regions that had been under Ptolemaic : Sara Saba.

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Mueller. In this book, Paul Edmund Stanwick undertakes the first complete study of Egyptian-style portraits of the Ptolemies. Examining one hundred and fifty sculptures from the vantage points of literary evidence, archaeology, history, religion, and stylistic development, he fully explores how they meld Egyptian and Greek cultural traditions and evoke surrounding social developments and political events.

The aim of the book is to investigate the phenomenon, and possibly to trace common patterns of relocation/migration and common structures in the new settlements founded by the Ptolemies. The reasons for establishing new settlements varied: some were strategic strongholds, others commercial centres, while others only performed a role in the.

Settlements of the Ptolemies: City Foundations and New Settlement in the Hellenistic World has a two-fold purpose. First, Mueller fills a bibliographical gap by providing a full-length study of Ptolemaic settlements and their contribution to the «important Hellenistic phenomenon» of new settlements Author: Giovanni Ruffini.

A History of the Ptolemaic Empire. This compelling narrative provides the only comprehensive guide in English to the rise and decline of Ptolemaic rule in Egypt over three centuries - from the. The campaigns of BC and BC carried the Seleucid armies almost to the confines of Ptolemaic Egypt, but in BC Ptolemy IV confronted Antiochus at the battle of Raphia and inflicted a defeat upon him which nullified all Antiochus's successes and compelled him to withdraw north of the Lebanon.

In book: The Blackwell Companion to Ancient Egypt, vol. some books, raised Ptolemy VIII and late r Ptolemy VII Neos Philopat or. When agriculture and settlement.

In the early. The Ptolemaic Kingdom (/ ˌ t ɒ l ɪ ˈ m eɪ. ɪ k /; Koinē Greek: Πτολεμαϊκὴ βασιλεία, romanized: Ptolemaïkḕ basileía) was an ancient Hellenistic state based in was founded in BC by Ptolemy I Soter, a companion of Alexander the Great, and lasted until the death of Cleopatra in 30 BC.

Ruling for nearly three centuries, the Ptolemies were the longest and Common languages: Greek (official), Egyptian (common). Gallic Settlements In the Valley of the Po To continue my description. These plains were anciently inhabited by Etruscans, 1 at the same period as what are called the Phlegraean plains round Capua and Nola; which latter, however, have enjoyed the highest reputation, because they lay in a great many people's way and so got speaking then of the history of the Etruscan Empire, we should.

Ptolemy has 36 books on Goodreads with ratings. Ptolemy’s most popular book is Ptolemy's Almagest. This volume presents a collection of studies focussing on population and settlement patterns in the Roman empire in the perspective of the economic development of the Mediterranean world between BC and AD The analyses offered here highlight the issues of regional and temporal variation in Italy, Spain, Britain, Egypt, Crete, and Asia Minor from classical Greece to the.

Explore our list of Ptolemaic dynasty ( b.c) Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.In Book 7 chapter 5, Ptolemy lists the lengths of the parallels which make up the length of the oikoumene of He states that the parallel of Rhodes, 36N, is approximately stadia for thei.e.

that is the 4/5 ratio so often utilised.Ptolemaic possessions during the 3rd C. BC were scattered around the Mediterranean and these are likely coins from one of the Ptolemaic settlements of that time.

See the book by Roger Bagnall on Ptolemaic possessions outside Egypt. All are relatively scarce. 20mm - gm Sv 15mm - gm Sv 12mm - gm Sv