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A Turkish Alexander? Michael Attaleiates, Porus, and Alexander the Great

Abstract:
This short note discusses Michael Attaleiates’ account of the encounter between prince Liparites and the Turk, Tughril Beg (Attal. 8.2 [Bekker p. 45 = Pérez Martín p. 34]), which contains an allusion to the famous exchange between Alexander the Great and Porus.
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted manuscript

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Department:
Wadham College; St Benet's Hall
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Author
Publisher:
Newcastle University Publisher's website
Journal:
Histos: The On-line Journal of Ancient Historiography Journal website
Volume:
11
Pages:
101-107
Publication date:
2017-08-05
Acceptance date:
2017-07-18
Pubs id:
pubs:708489
URN:
uri:16a4d5fc-a87e-439f-aa6e-1c9e41e6d168
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uuid:16a4d5fc-a87e-439f-aa6e-1c9e41e6d168
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pubs:708489

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