Editors’ preface
(6,459 words)

1. Aims of the present volume

Long lists of dates and endless series of names hardly make for reading that is especially exciting or even interesting: emperors, kings, princes and holders of various offices follow one another…

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Eder, Walter and Renger, Johannes, “Editors’ preface”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 1 : Chronologies of the Ancient World - Names, Dates and Dynasties, Edited by: Walter Eder, Johannes Renger. Consulted online on 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps1_COM_0000>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004153202, 20061214



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