Alexander's army remained throughout the winter and spring in the region around Pamphylia
. He did not make his march to Ancyra until well into summer.
Another such incident provides an interesting case study in the growth of a legend: Alexander's passage down the coast of Pamphylia
, in the words of Plutarch 'became to many historians a vivid pretext for alarm and exaggeration' ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]) and even reverberated on stage in a Menander play (17.6-7).
They cover behavioral aspects of the northern Syria 2007 hoard of Athenian Owls from the Near East; a metallurgical perspective on Athenian tetradrachms from Tel Mikhal; the eras of Pamphylia
and the Seleucid invasions of Asia Minor; the Antiochus III hoard; the metrology of Judaean small bronze coins; Severus Alexander, the Temple of Jupiter Ultor, and Jovian iconography on Roman imperial coinage; and a comparative statistical approach to early Byzantine coin circulation in the eastern provinces.
What journeys they were - to Tarsus, Pamphylia
, Athens, Corinth, Rome and many places between.
Claudius Italicus spent two million denarii on building the aqueduct at Aspendos in Pamphylia
(IGRP 3.804), and a man of senatorial rank, C.
Since Ariosto is here using accurate, real geographical co-ordinates, the reference is presumably to the city on the coast of Pamphylia
(southern Turkey) variously spelt Antalya, Attaleia, or Adalia.
The Greek tourist from Pamphylia
who carved his name (and address) on the Great Pyramid at Giza was not quite so sophisticated.
In his prosecution, Cicero describes the Roman provincial governor Verres as an "embezzler of the public funds, the petty tyrant of Asia and Pamphylia
, the robber who deprived the city of its rights, [and] the disgrace and ruin of the province of Sicily." (45) Attempts to counter corruption in the British East India Company by Governor-General Warren Hastings led to his politicized trial in 1785 and belated acquittal in 1795.
Parthians, Medes, Elamites and the residents of Mesopotamia, Judea and Cappadocia, Pontus and Asia, Phrygia and Pamphylia
, Egypt and the part of Libya belonging to Cyrene, and visitors from Rome, both Jews and proselytes, Cretans and Arabs--in our own languages we hear them speaking about God's deeds of power.
Parthians, Medes, Elamites, and residents of Mesopotamia, Judea and Cappadocia, Pontus and Asia, Phrygia and Pamphylia
, Egypt and the parts of Libya belonging to Cyrene, and visitors from Rome, both Jews and proselytes, Cretans and Arabs--in our own languages we hear them speaking about God's deeds of power." All were amazed and perplexed, saying to one another, "What does this mean?" But others sneered and said, "They are filled with new wine." (Acts 2: 1-13) Among the many miracles of Pentecost, the most important for our purposes is that it made possible the encounter of human beings with each other who, left to themselves, would not have entered into relationship.