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“Alexander’s trierarchs” and Borza’s baseless claims

“Alexander’s trierarchs” and Borza’s baseless claims

Original Source: Akritas Blog Everybody knows the Borza claim that Alexander’s trierarchs “are named according to their ethnicity”. Let’s read what Professor Miltiades Hatzopoulos answer as about this Borza thought :   The list of the Macedonian trierarchs comprises at least two persons whose impeccable Greek “ethnicity” the American historian would readily recognise: Nearchos son of Androtimos and Laomedon son […]

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FYROM’s national MYTH and Eugene Borza

FYROM’s national MYTH and Eugene Borza

Nationalists from the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M) and her diaspora allege that there is a cultural, linguistic and genealogical continuity between the ancient Macedonians and the “modern Macedonian” nation. Until the recent past these claims were usually confined to radical nationalists circles in F.Y.R.O.M and her diaspora. With Gruevski’s administration now leading F.Y.R.O.M the claims involving a relationship […]

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