Author Results for Matthew A. Cobb

Book Review -‘Thonis-Heracleion in Context’ by Matthew A. Cobb

By Matthew A. Cobb

  The Egyptian port city of Thonis (called Heracleion by the Greeks) served as an important strategic, commercial and religious centre from the seventh to mid-second centuries bc, but appears to have dwindled in significance after this date. This was in large part the consequence of a natural disaster taking place around the mid-second century […] Read More

Filed under: Antiquity | Mediterranean
Subjects include: Archaeology | Harbours & Dockyards