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Africanus, Sextus Julius

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Works: 16 works in 56 publications in 7 languages and 1,889 library holdings
Genres: Chronologies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Sources  Genealogy  Bibliography 
Roles: Author
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Aeneas Tacticus. Asclepiodotus. Onasander by Aeneas( Book )

18 editions published between 1923 and 2015 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ONASANDER (Onasandros), a Platonic philosopher, dedicated to his work The General to the Roman Veranius, who was a consul in A.D. 49 and died in Britain in A.D. 59. The work deals in plain style with the sort of morals and social and military qualities and attitudes expected of a virtuous and militarily successful general. It is also concerned with such matters as his choice of staff; attitude to war; religious duties; military formations; conduct in allied and hostile lands; difficult terrains; camps; drill; spies; guards; deserters; battle formations and manoeuvres; and other matters ending with conduct after victory
Aineiou Poliorkētika. Aeneas on siegecraft by Aeneas( Book )

3 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronographiae: the extant fragments by Sextus Julius Africanus( Book )

6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Review text: "Martin Walraff and his team are to be congratulated for producing an absolutely first-rate edition of the fragments of the Chronograhiae. It sets a new standard for the?state of the art' in such work.Alden A. Mosshammer in: Gnomon 7.80/2009 "Zusammenfassend sei der vorliegende Sammelband alleine schon deshalb zur Lektüre empfohlen, weil der Leser Einblick in einige derzeit laufende oder jüngst abgeschlossene Editionsprojekte bekommt."Marcus Sigismund in: Gymnasium 5/2008 "Insgesamt liegt uns nun mit dieser neuen Edition der Chronographiae ein Werk vor, das größte Bewunderung verdient. Die Textmenge ist im Vergleich zur Ausgabe Rouths auf etwa das Doppelte angestiegen und umfasst nun 100 Fragmente. Diese mustergültig zugänglich gemacht zu haben, ist das bleibende Verdienst der Herausgeber unter der Leitung von Wallraff."Alexander Weiß in: http://hsozkult.geschichte.hu-berlin.de/rezensionen/2008-2-054 "Der eindruckvolle Band schließt mit einem ausführlichen Stellenindex."Robert Rollinger in: Anzeiger für die Altertumswissenschaft 1-2/2007
I Cesti by Sextus Julius Africanus( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iulius Africanus (3rd cent.) is a fascinating intellectual in a period of transition. Author of the first Christian world chronicle (Chronographiae), he also wrote a comprehensive and multifaceted manual of many fields of knowledge, where the religious character is open to debate. The preserved fragments of the Cesti treat military, technical, medical and many other topics. These texts are presented in an entirely new critical edition, based on a thorough analysis of all channels of transmission. The edition is accompanied by notes and a new English translation
Le cronografie by Sextus Julius Africanus( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Briefe des Sextus Julius Africanus an Aristides und Origenes, herausgegeben von Walther Reichardt by Sextus Julius Africanus( )

1 edition published in 1909 in German and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letter to Aristides deals with the genealogies of Christ in Matthew and Luke; the letter to Origen, with the authenticity of the story of Susanna
Tertullian, part fourth ; Minucius Felix ; Commodian ; Origen, parts first and second by Tertullian( Book )

3 editions published between 1885 and 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronographiae : le scritture del tempo : frammenti e testimonianze by Sextus Julius Africanus( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aeneas Tacticus, Asclepiodotus, Onasander by Aeneas( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in Greek, Modern and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Aeneas Tacticus. Asclepiodotus. Onasander
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Chronographiae: the extant fragmentsTertullian, part fourth ; Minucius Felix ; Commodian ; Origen, parts first and second
Alternative Names
Africano, Giulio

Africanus, Julius

Julius Africanus

Julius Africanus, Sextus

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