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By Jakob Munk Hojte

Mithridates VI Eupator, the final king of Pontos, used to be certainly some of the most well-liked figures within the overdue Hellenistic interval. all through his lengthy reign (120-63 BC), the political and cultural panorama of Asia Minor and the Black Sea zone was once reshaped alongside new traces. The authors current new archaeological learn and new interpretations of varied features of Pontic society and its contacts with the Greek international and its jap neighbours and examine the history for the growth of the Pontic state that finally resulted in the disagreement with Rome.

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