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This quantity offers with the idea that of 'West' and 'East', as held through the traditional Greeks. Cultural alternate in Archaic and Classical Greece in the course of the institution of Hellenic colonies round the old global used to be an immense improvement, and continuously a two-way approach. to accomplish a formal realizing of it calls for examine from each attitude. All 24 papers during this quantity mix types of facts, discussing them from each standpoint: they're tested not just from the viewpoint of the Greeks yet from that of the locals. The publication supplies new facts, in addition to re-examining current facts and reinterpreting previous theories. The booklet is richly illustrated.

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The Concept of a Royal Ownership in Scythia and Bosporus. J/IA; 1913 (49), I 62, 133 140 (in Russian). Cambridge University Press. I. 29 R O S T O V T Z K F F IN F . -L] in Clarendon Press: one on South Russia of a general character, and the other one on the economic history of Hellenism and Rome. e. not long before his departure for USA, a new letter to Minns:" 1 I am again turning to you with a request I need to reproduce a few drawings from the Izvestiya and the Reports*' Could you possibly send me for a short time .

On this question, the eminent historian proved to be an ordinary German, in no way different from the mass of German burgers, who was brought up with the ideas common to the whole of Germany, and who believed in them as in an only and immutable truth. His god and idol—the state, all-absorbing, keeping the individual in subjection; the ideal for a statesmanship—German, or, to be more precise, Prussian monarchy, the only monarchy in this world by the grace of God. This absorption of the great historian and thinker by the German model is interesting and scary.

I am thinking of publishing it in France. O n 11 December Rostovtzeff sent Minns a letter, where the book's fate is touched on once again. But he is already negotiating with Oxford University Press; Today 1 had a discussion with the Clarendon Press. I am printing with them those lectures on the economic history of antiquity which I read in Oxford this term. H. Minns. Scythians and Creeks. A survey of Ancient History and Archaeology on the North (Jtast of tfie Euxinefromthe Danube to the Caucasus (Cambridge 1913).

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