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date: 13 August 2020


The Oxford Classical Dictionary
Stephen MitchellStephen Mitchell, John Joseph WilkesJohn Joseph Wilkes, Nicholas PurcellNicholas Purcell, William M. MurrayWilliam M. Murray

‘victory city’, *Alexander (3) the Great's foundation to commemorate the battle of *Issus (333 bc), and, more importantly, its imitations in the east Mediterranean (with a Greek-speaking population), built to commemorate the victories of Roman commanders and emperors, starting with ... ...

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