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Published by Hakluyt Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agatharchides.,
  • Erythraeidae Sea.,
  • Persian Gulf -- Description and travel.,
  • Red Sea -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated and edited by Stanley M. Burstein.
    SeriesWorks issued by the Hakluyt Society -- 2nd ser., no. 172
    ContributionsBurstein, Stanley M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT"39"A3313"1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 202 p.
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21044958M
    ISBN 10090418028X


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Written some time before BC the On the Erythraean Sea of Agatharchides of Cnidus is the most important source for an almost forgotten chapter of the history of geographical discovery, the exploration of the Red Sea and the region surrounding it by agents of the Ptolemaic government of Egypt in the century after the death of Alexander the Great in BC.4/5(1).

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Author: Stanley M Bursten. Written some time before BC the On the Erythraean Sea of Agatharchides of Cnidus is the most important source for an almost forgotten chapter of the history of geographical discovery, the exploration of the Red Sea and the region surrounding it by agents of the Ptolemaic government of Egypt in the century after the death of Alexander the Great in BC.2/5(1).

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Agatharchides. Agatharchides of Cnidus on the Erythraean Sea. London: Hakluyt Society, (OCoLC) on the erythraean sea. Translated and edited by Stanley M.

Burstein. xii+, full page map, appendix, concordance, select bibliography, indices; demy 8vo; blue cloth, lettered & decorated in gilt and ruled in blind; dust wrapper, slightly soiled, edges a trifle rubbed; The Hakluyt Society, London, Aprilpp.

Agatharchides of Cnidus: On the Erythraean Sea. Translated and edited by Stanley M. Burstein. (Hakluyt Society, Second Series, No. ) pp. xii,map. Agatharchides was not a popular author, and none of his works is extant in its original form.

A copy of On the Erythraean Sea survived in ninth-century Constantinople, however, and Photius included an extensive summary of its fifth book and a few. Agatharchides of Cnidus: On the Erythraean Sea (Hakluyt Society, Second Series) Hardcover – 31 Jan.

by Stanley M. Burstein (Editor) out of 5 stars 1 rating See all formats and editions4/5(1). N (ed., tr.) Agatharchides: ofCnidus, On the Erythraean Sea. (Hakluyt Society Second Series, ) Pp xii; + 1 map.

London: Hakluyt Society, £ Burstein's book is a translation of and commentary on the second century B.C. geographer/ historian Agatharchides ofCnidus, On the Erythraean Sea books I and V. Agatharchides resided. Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books (AU) Bookseller Inventory # Title Agatharchides of Cnidus: On the Erythaean Sea Author Stanley M.

Burstein Format/binding Hardcover (Original Cloth) Book condition Used - Near Fine Condition Jacket condition Very Good Quantity available 1 Edition First Edition Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 X ISBN Reviewed work(s): Agatharchides of Cnidos, on the Erythraean Sea by Stanley M.

Burstein; Agatharchides of Cnidos The Erythraean or `Red' Sea was the Greeks' name for the passage between the eastern Mediterranean and India, including the Indian Ocean as well as the Red Sea itself, more precisely referred to in antiquity as the Arabian accounts of this region during the later.

Agatharchides of Cnidus: On the Erythraean Sea. Translated and edited by Stanley M. Burstein. (Hakluyt Society, Second Series, No. ) pp. xii,map. London, The Hakluyt Society. After all the outpourings on the subject of the Periplus, it is refreshing to turn to another major.

Agatharchides Of Cnidus: On The Erythraean Sea by Agatharchides. London: Hakluyt Society, Hardcover. Book and dust jacket very good. Hakluyt Society Second Series Volume Translated from the Greek and edited by Stanley M.

Burstein. Written some time before BC the On the Erythraean Sea of Agatharchides of Cnidus is the most important source for an almost forgotten chapter of the history of geographical discovery, the exploration of the Red Sea and the region surrounding it by agents of the Ptolemaic government of Egypt in the century after the death of Alexander the Great in BC.2/5(1).

Written some time before BC the On the Erythraean Sea of Agatharchides of Cnidus is the most important source for an almost forgotten chapter of the history of geographical discovery, the exploration of the Red Sea and the region surrounding it by agents of the Ptolemaic government of Egypt in the century after the death of Alexander the Great in BC.

Agatharchides of Cnidus, On the Erythraean Sea BC, translated by Stanley M. Burstein, On the Erythraean Sea by Agatharchides of Cnidus, BC Agatharchides is unique in that he is one of the few geographers of his day that understood the Gulf of Aqaba, which he calls "Laeanites Gulf".

Siculus in the 1st century BC quoting an earlier lost book, On the Erythraean Sea from the 2nd century BC by Agatharchides of Cnidus. An experiment recreating An experiment recreating History of Lebanon (15, words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article.

10 The Indian Ocean from Agatharchides of Cnidus to the Periplus Maris Erythraei 11 The So-called Confusion between India and Ethiopia: The Eastern and Southern Edges of the Inhabited World from the Greco-Roman Perspective. "The god Baal-zephon is mentioned in Ugaritic, Egyptian, and Phoenician writings as a sea and storm god." (Tyndale Bible dictionary) 3.

In BC, Agatharchides describes Tiran Island: a. “ Adjacent to the coast just mentioned is a region people have named Duck Country because of.

Stanley Mayer Burstein: free download. Ebooks library. On-line books store on Z-Library | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. (Agatharchides of Cnidus (2nd century BCE), On the Erythraean Sea, in Diodorus of Sicily (c.

30 BCE), Bibliotheca historica, book III, chapters 36–37, translated by C. Oldfather, ) D2 Two spotted hyenas, labelled ΘΩΑΝΤΕϹ [thoantes]. (Agatharchides of Cnidus (2nd century BCE), On the Erythraean Sea, in Diodorus of Sicily (c.

30 BCE), Bibliotheca historica, book III, chapters 36–37, translated by C. Oldfather, ) D2 Two spotted hyenas, labelled ΘΩΑΝΤΕϹ. Extracts from the first book of his Erythraean Sea, written in the first person and advocating a military campaign into the lands south of Egypt, led early scholars to deduce that Agatharchides was an important political figure of his time, and served as a guardian to one of the sons of Ptolemy VIII.

BOOK REVIEWS Stanley M. Burstein. Agatharchides of Cnidus: On the Erythraean Sea. Lon-don: The Hakluyt Society, Lionel Casson. The Periplus Maris Erythraei: Text with Introduction, Trans-lation, and Commentary.

Princeton: Princeton University Press, $ S. Munro-Hay. Excavations at Aksum: An Account of Research at the An. Indeed, Agatharchides of Cnidus in the first book of his On the Erythraean Sea refers to a series of established explanations for the appellation before refuting them.

From the outset (the second and third entries of the text), he notably dismisses the ascription of the name to the color of the water. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Email this Article Agatharchides of Cnidus. Agatharchides of Cnidus, On the Erythraean Sea BC, translated by Stanley M. Burstein,book 5, fragment 90a.

Photius AD, Cod.ab, after Steven Rudd. Fragment 89a. “Nabataeans [were] considered to be descendants of Nebaioth, Ishmael’s oldest son (Gn –16; 1.

Abstract. The present article scrutinizes the text of Erythraean Sea ethnography in Book 3 of Diodorus Siculus’ Bibliotheca Historica, while comparing it with Diodorus’ original source—Agatharchides’ On the Erythraean Sea, which is preserved in Photius’ will be argued that Diodorus, with careful modifications of his source as well as referring to, or rejecting.

Erythraean Sea was the term applied by Greek and Roman geographers to the Indian Ocean, including its adjuncts, the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf. Erythra means Red, so that the modern name perpetuates the ancient; but we are assured by Agatharchides that it means, not Red Sea, but Sea of King Erythras, following a.

(Translator and editor) Agatharchides of Cnidus, On the Erythraean Sea, Hakluyt Society (London, England), Graeco-Africana: Studies in the History of Greek with Egypt and Nubia, A.D. Caratzas (New Rochelle, NY), The crater Agatharchides on the Moon is named in his honour.

Bibliography. Stanley M. Burstein, translator and editor. Works Issued by the Hakluyt Society: Agatharchides of Cnidus, On the Erythraean Sea. Second series, no. London: Hakluyt Society, The Erythraean Sea (Greek: Ἐρυθρὰ Θάλασσα, Erythrà Thálassa, lit.

"Red Sea") was a former maritime designation that always included the Gulf of Aden and at times other seas between Arabia Felix and the Horn of ally an ancient Greek geography, it was used throughout Europe until the th times the name frequently extended beyond the Gulf of Aden—as.

Back to table of contents Notes on Periplus of the Erythraean Sea (part concerning East African coast)Periplus: Greek word meaning circumnavigation Erythraean Sea: The Indian Ocean The Periplus of the Erythraean Sea: Is a merchant guide for the coasts of the Indian Ocean.

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Agatharchides. London: Hakluyt Society, Hardcover. Hakluyt Society Second Series Volume Translated from the Greek and edited by Stanley M. Burstein. More. 2nd Cent. BC Agatharchides of Cnidus On the Erythraean Sea.

Agatharchides of Cnidus: On the Erythraean Sea, trans. and ed. Stanley Mayer Burstein, London: Hakluyt Society, John Tvedtnes writes: In the second century BC, Agatharchides of Cnidus, a Greek historian and geographer, wrote his treatise On the Erythraean Sea. The Voyage around the Erythraean Sea.

The Periplus Maris Erythraei (or ‘Voyage around the Erythraean Sea’) is an anonymous work from around the middle of the first century CE written by a Greek speaking Egyptian merchant. The first part of the work (sections ) describes the maritime trade-routes following the north-south axis from Egypt down the coast of East Africa as far as modern.

From book two (as well as book eight of Artemidorus' descri Cite this page Meister, Klaus (Berlin), “Agatharchides of Cnidus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and, Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F.

Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition. Agatharchides, of Cnidus, Greek historian, geographer, and Peripatetic philosopher, c. –after BCE Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter without a subscription.

From book 5 of Agatharchides of Cnidus, on the Erythraean Sea, excerption from Photius, Bibliotheca, cited by Burstein, page fragment 87a. From book 5 of Agatharchides of Cnidus, on the Erythraean Sea, excerption from Diodorus, Library of History, cited by Burstein, page fragment 92b.

Musil, page   [24] From book 5 of Agatharchides of Cnidus, on the Erythraean Sea, diambil dari Photius, Bibliotheca, dikutip oleh Burstein, hal.

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