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RL-20944-86

Auxiliary Services Enterprise, Inc. (Los Angeles, CA 90032)
Stanley M. Burstein (Project Director: July 1985 to October 1990)
Translation of ON THE ERYTHRAEAN SEA of Agatharchides of Cnidus

To support a translation, with extensive notes, of three surviving fragments of ON THE ERYTHRAEAN SEA (i.e. the Red Sea), an ancient Greek source for the ethnography and geography of northeast Africa and the Red Sea basin, written by the Greek historian Agatharchides of Cnidas, second century B.C.

Project fields:
Ancient History

Program:
Translations

Division:
Research Programs

Totals:
$30,000 (approved)
$30,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
9/1/1986 – 8/31/1987