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Who's Who in the Classical World
Michael GagarinMichael Gagarin

of Rhamnus (one of the constituent demes or villages of Attica, the territory of Athens) (c.480–411bc), the first Attic orator whose works were preserved. From a prominent family, he participated in the intellectual movement inspired by the sophists (itinerant professors of higher education), taking a particular interest in law and rhetoric; he reportedly taught ... ...

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