Megasthenes   - in ancient sources @ attalus.org


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  Megasthenes   - author of a book about India, early 3rd century B.C.
297/14 Megasthenes stays in India as Seleucus' ambassador to Sandracottus.
    Within translations:
Athen_04.153 rown up. [39.] And Megasthenes, in the second book of his
Euseb]:Chron_41 as follows: [p41] "Megasthenes says that Nebuchadnez
Euseb]:Chron_49 the siege of Tyre; as is Megasthenes, in the fourth book


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