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Modern historians about Macedonia – Barry J. Beitzel
Persian Testimonies about ancient Macedonian Ethnicity

Persian Testimonies about ancient Macedonian Ethnicity

Figure 1 1. Yauna Takabara A Persian inscription dating from 513 BCE records the European peoples who were, at that date, subject to the Great King. One of these people is described as Yauna Takabara, meaning ‘Ionians whose head-dress is like a shield’. The Persians, like other eastern peoples of antiquity, are known to have applied the term ‘Ionians’ to […]

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