Ancient History Magazine 38

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Packing up and moving to a totally new land was difficult and dangerous. However, there were rewards along with the risks. In this issue, we explore the process, motivations, and impact of ancient colonizers.

Colonization in antiquity

  • Louise A. Hitchcock, 'Understanding the process - Migration and colonization in the Mediterranean Bronze Age'.
  • Dan Diffendale, 'To boldly go where no-one has gone before - The first generations of Greek overseas settlements'.
  • Arjan Zuiderhoek, 'Foundations, motives, consequences - Ancient Greek colonization'.
  • Emmanuel Greco, 'Name, meaning, origins - Magna Graecia'.
  • Murray Dahm, 'The unusual case of Naucratis - Greeks on the Nile'.
  • Lindsay Powell, 'Spreading Roman civilization through colonization - Remote replicas of Rome'.
  • Benedict Davies, 'The royal artisans of Deir El-Medina - Servants in the place of truth'.
  • Sean Mowbray, 'Getting away with it in ancient Rome - Fakes, frauds, and forgeries'.
  • Dan Kershaw, 'The meaning behind Roman cameo imagery - Snapshots of propaganda'.
  • Stephanie M. Matthews, 'The birth of a new social order - Rise of the equites'.
  • Manon Henzen, 'New food culture on the Roman border - Eet smakelijk!'.
  • Horia Neagu, 'Animals in Neo-Assyrian state ideology and propaganda - Ancient Assyrian "fake news"'.

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