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The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art and Architecture

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Subject Reference
Current Version:
2007
Subject:
Art & Architecture, Classical studies
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1,374 words
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Region in western Asia Minor (now Turkey) that formed an independent kingdom ruled from Sardis during the 7th century ...

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome

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Current Version:
2010
Subject:
Classical studies, History
Length:
809 words

Rising to power in the eighth century bce, Lydia was an extensive kingdom covering much of western Anatolia after ...

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World Encyclopedia

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Length:
54 words

Ancient kingdom of w Asia Minor. Under the Mermnad dynasty (c.700–547 bc), it was a powerful and ...

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William Moir Calder, John Manuel Cook, Susan Mary Sherwin-White, and Amélie Kuhrt

The Oxford Classical Dictionary (4 ed.)

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Current Version:
2012
Subject:
Classical studies, History
Length:
400 words

was a territory in the west of Asia Minor, centred in the lower Hermus and Cayster valleys, and bordered on the north by Mysia, on the east by ...

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The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2006

an ancient region of western Asia Minor, south of Mysia and north of Caria. It became a powerful kingdom in the 7th century ...

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