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By Jakob Munk Hojte

Mithridates VI Eupator, the final king of Pontos, was once definitely some of the most popular figures within the past due Hellenistic interval. all through his lengthy reign (120-63 BC), the political and cultural panorama of Asia Minor and the Black Sea quarter was once reshaped alongside new traces. The authors current new archaeological learn and new interpretations of varied elements of Pontic society and its contacts with the Greek international and its jap neighbours and examine the historical past for the growth of the Pontic country that finally ended in the war of words with Rome.

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