1st cent. BC; from Agyrium in Sicily;
Greek universal historian.
Of Diodorus’ complete Bibliothḗkē historikḗ in 40 books, only books 1–5 (pre-Trojan time with geography, ethnography, theology and mythology), and books 11–20 (for the period from 4…
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“Diodorus Siculus”, in:
Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 2 : Dictionary of Greek and Latin Authors and Texts, Edited by: Manfred Landfester, in collaboration with Brigitte Egger.
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