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A significant other to historical Thrace offers a chain of essays that demonstrate the newly well-known complexity of the social and cultural phenomena of the peoples inhabiting the Balkan outer edge of the Classical world.

• incorporates a wealthy and distinct review of Thracian background from the Early Iron Age to overdue Antiquity

• comprises contributions from prime students within the archaeology, artwork heritage, and common historical past of Thrace

• Balances attention of fabric facts in relation to historical Thrace with extra conventional literary sources

• Integrates a learn of Thrace inside a huge context that incorporates the cultures of the japanese Mediterranean, southwest Asia, and southeast Europe/Eurasia

• displays the influence of latest theoretical methods to financial system, ethnicity, and cross-cultural interplay and hybridity in historical Thrace

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Finally, the chapter concludes with a consideration of how the geography of ancient Thrace could be imagined by a range of representative Greek and Roman authors. 2 The Geography of Ancient Thrace: A Sketch4 Extension and division of the Thracian area Thrace was a large, populous country. Herodotus mentioned that the Thracians were the second most numerous nation of his world after the Indians. Present-day Bulgaria and Romania, two countries in which most of the history of the ancient Thracians took place, are members of the European Union, as is Greece.

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