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by system1988
Wed Oct 21, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: From the exhibition of the National Museum of Athens
Replies: 1
Views: 35

From the exhibition of the National Museum of Athens

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Exhibition In relation to the great victories during the Persian Wars
by system1988
Fri Oct 09, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: A bathtub for all pothosians!
Replies: 0
Views: 181

A bathtub for all pothosians!

Κεραμική λάρνακα (Μπανιέρα) Ceramic Larnax (Bath-tub) -Υστερομινωική περίοδος ΙΙΙΑ, μέσα 14ου αι.π.Χ. Βρέθηκε στην Κνωσό της Κρήτης -Late Minoan IIIA. Mid-14th c Found in Knossos, Crete "The decoration outside is probably a stylised version of octopus tentacles, which, together with the fish inside ...
by system1988
Fri Oct 09, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: Book reviews
Topic: Free resource: books about ATG
Replies: 2
Views: 138

Re: Free resource: books about ATG

Thank you for the link it seems most interesting but I am afraid it is broken as it does not lead to any particular text.
by system1988
Sun Oct 04, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Book reviews
Topic: Question for members
Replies: 2
Views: 137

Re: Question for members

Good evening. I recently wrote a review on amazon for the two books of the English writer Philip Remus( a pseudonime ? ) His amazing books of the trilogy , Gods of Men ',, When the Spartan are Made, and ,Deliaca,overcame my laziness. Unfortunately this very good author is lost somewhere ( i had made...
by system1988
Mon Aug 17, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: Comments, help, suggestions etc
Topic: Light again
Replies: 1
Views: 658

Light again

I am sorry for the confusion ,what i meant to say is that when i open pothos the screen is darker and not well lit for reading.This happens only in pothos and not in other sites,at least as far as my tablet is concerned
by system1988
Sat Aug 15, 2020 8:33 pm
Forum: Comments, help, suggestions etc
Topic: Light
Replies: 3
Views: 320

Light

Something is happening with the light,i cant read easely,is obscure
by system1988
Sun Jul 05, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: 17 and bundled
Replies: 0
Views: 2567

17 and bundled

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17 Mycenean era swords found inside a mycenean palace in Sparta. Unfortunately I cannot provide any more details because of technical difficulties.
by system1988
Mon May 18, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: Akropolis ,today
Replies: 0
Views: 2235

Akropolis ,today

https://www.lifo.gr/now/culture/282740/i-akropoli-anoikse-symvoliki-episkepsi-tis-k-sakellaropoyloy-oi-protes-fotografies After several months ,Acropolis is open again .The President of the Hellenic Reppublic, Caterina Sakellaropoulou and the Minister of Culture Lina Mendoni during the first visit '...
by system1988
Fri May 08, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: Hiding treasure for eternity
Replies: 2
Views: 1789

Re: Hiding treasure for eternity

Thank you for your reply
The book is bound to be interesting,since it includes such an extensive time period,but without wanting to sound sarcastic,i believe that the main reason one hides coin and jewelry somewhere is but one , to return at some point and collect them ! :D
by system1988
Sun May 03, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: Hiding treasure for eternity
Replies: 2
Views: 1789

Hiding treasure for eternity

https://www.lifo.gr/articles/archaeolog ... io-peiraia
At the end of the 4th century bC.a citizen of Peiraius hid on the wall of his house ,22 gold coins and 2 piecies of jewelry,anyway he probably never needed them ...
by system1988
Fri Apr 24, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: 'Off-topic' forum
Topic: Crete .FotoS by G. Kamilakis
Replies: 2
Views: 2023

Re: Crete .FotoS by G. Kamilakis

Kazantzakis is a great writer- he was nominated for the Nobel prize afterall-but his linguistic astonishing wealth makes it very hard to translate his works into other languages. For Crete and for Greece in general i would choose the british writer Patrick Leigh Fermor and the French writer Jacques ...
by system1988
Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: Discuss Alexander the Great
Topic: Xenophon
Replies: 11
Views: 2631

Re: Xenophon

I am so sorry for the loss,he will be missed by his family and his pen will leave an entire world of readers wanting
He will also be dearly missed in this forum
by system1988
Mon Feb 24, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: Art and Culture
Topic: Cleopatra s ring
Replies: 0
Views: 4188

Cleopatra s ring

https://www.academia.edu/27016919/Cleop ... nail-deskt

Regarding an epigram for Cleopatra ,Alexander s full sister