Scythians and Greeks
Cultural Interaction in Scythia, Athens and the Early Roman Empire (Sixth Century BC to First Century AD)
Edited by David Braund
David Braund is Professor of Ancient History, and head of the Classics and Ancient History department at the University of Exeter. His particular specialism lies in the Black Sea region, especially Russia, Ukraine and Georgia, and he speaks Russian and Georgian fluently.
List of illustrations Map of the Black Sea Region 1. Introduction - DAVID BRAUND (University of Exeter, England) 2. E.H. Minns and M.I. Rostovtzeff: Glimpses of a Scythian Friendship - GREGORY BONGARD-LEVIN (Institute of History, Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia) 3. Key Points in Scythian History - V.YU. MURZIN (National Academy of Sciences, Kiev, Ukraine) 4. Scythian Kings and ‘Royal’ Burial-Mounds of the Fifth and Fourth Centuries BC - A.YU. ALEKSEYEV (Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg, Russia) 5. Masters and Workshops of the Jewellery and Toreutics from Fourth-Century Scythian Burial-Mounds - MIKHAIL TREISTER (University of Bonn, Germany) 6. Snake-Limbed and Tendril-Limbed Goddesses in the Art and Mythology of the Mediterranean and Black Sea - YULIA USTINOVA (Ben-Gurion University, Israel) 7. Pericles, Cleon and the Pontus: The Black Sea in Athens c. 440–421 - DAVID BRAUND (University of Exeter, England) 8. Who were the ‘Scythian’ Archers on Archaic Attic Vases? - A.I. IVANCHIK (University of Bordeaux/CNRS, France, and Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia) 9. Bobbies or Boobies? The Scythian Police Force in Classical Athens - BALBINA BÄBLER (University of Hamburg, Germany, and University of Exeter, England) 10. Olbia and the Scythians in the Fifth Century BC: The Scythian ‘Protectorate’ - S.D. KRYZHITSKIY (National Academy of Sciences, Kiev, Ukraine) 11. The Lower Dnieper Region as an Area of Greek/Barbarian Interaction - VALERIA BYLKOVA (Kherson Museum, Ukraine) 12. The Civic Frontiers of Tauric Chersonesus in the Fourth Century BC - M.I. ZOLOTARYOV † (Crimean branch of National Academy of Sciences, Simferopol, Ukraine) 13. The Development of Graeco-Barbarian Contacts in the Chora of the European Bosporus (sixth–first centuries) - A.A. MASLENNIKOV (Institute of Archaeology, Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia) 14. Thrace and the Bosporus under the Early Roman Emperors - SERGEY SAPRYKIN (Institute of History, Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia) 15. The Crimean Campaign of Tiberius Plautius Silvanus - V.M. ZUBAR (National Academy of Sciences, Kiev, Ukraine) Notes Bibliography of Works Cited Index
Size: 249 x 175 mm
Publication: May 23, 2005