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Kition

Kition (Greek Κίτιον, Latin Citium): important port and city-state in southern Cyprus (modern Larnaca).

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CM 27 (Fragment from a Neo-Babylonian chronicle)

The following text is a very small fragment of a Babylonian chronicle. Only some beginnings of lines of one column on the obverse of the tablet are legible.

For a very brief introduction to the literary genre of chronicles, go here. More information can be found in Jean-Jacques Glassner,…

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BCHP 2 (Alexander and Arabia Chronicle)

The Babylonian Chronicle concerning Alexander and Arabia ("Alexander and Arabia Chronicle"; BCHP 2) is one of the historiographical texts from ancient Babylonia. It deals with events from the last regnal year of the Macedonian king Alexander the Great.

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