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By Gocha R. Tsetskhladze

ISBN-10: 9004111905

ISBN-13: 9789004111905

This paintings offers with the concept that of "West" and "East", as held by means of the traditional Greeks. The cultural trade in archaic and classical Greece in the course of the institution of Hellenic colonies is tested with new information which the ebook makes use of to re-evaluate current proof and reinterpret outdated theories.

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The Division decided that it was not possible to prolong the trip after I January 1919 and put the question forward for discussion at the General meeting of the Academy. F. Oldenburg, the General meeting decided to inform the Academicians on academic trips abroad that they have to come back to their working places not later than I January 1919 "after which date, the leave of those who had not returned would be terminated" (St Petersburg Branch of the Archive of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Fond I.

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