Ancient armour and weapons in Europe (Vol.I - The Iron by John Hewitt

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8, Od. 14, 136), yipavoi etc. (ii. 22, vi. 11. /Z. iv. 1), faparepov (vi. 84,/Z. 9, II. 3, 3, where it appears in a simile not in 203), iKTrjo-Bcu (i. 155, /Z. 9, 402), iOrievvTO (iii. 136, II. 7, 443), iveeiKavro (vii. 125, the body of the narrative as in Herodotos), OVK dSaiJs dXX' 2/iiretpos (ii. 49 ; ep. Od. 2, 22. 10, 30), dpaTrX^crcu /ca/cd (v. 4, 7Z. ivi)V (iii. 14, CW. 6, 137),170), SriX-o/wvcs (ii. 74, Od. 18, 85), 8KUS KpoTa\l£av (ii. 60, H. 11, 160), KexapTlK&s re (ii.

On the other hand, there are other assertions which are shown to be untrue, as, for example, that the Magian usurpation did not take place until after the death of KambysSs. On this point Herodotos was in the right. But it must be remembered that the loss of the original works of Ktesias makes it difficult to determine how far he has reported his authorities correctly, or yielded to the desire of contradicting Herodotos at the expense of truth. At any rate it is certain that he was justified in claiming for his history the authority of Persian documents, and that many of the charges of falsehood brought against him must be laid, not upon him, but upon his eastern friends.

7 early Assyrian conquest of Lydia. BabyIardanos was the husband, or, aclonian art and culture, however, as cording to other accounts, the father, of modified at Carchemish, the Hittite Omphale", which may perhaps be the capital, was carried by the Hittites Lydian (or Hittite) name of the Asiatic throughout Asia Minor at the time to goddess (the Ephesian Artemis or Kywhich the rise of the Herakleid dynasty bele). HeraklSs or Sandan, the sun would go back, according to the chronogod, while serving Omphalg, had a son logy of Herodotos ; and as Carchemish is Akelis (or Agelaos) by Malis, or Damalis, called "Ninus vetus" by Ammianus one of her slaves (Hellan.

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