Category Archives: Thracians (broad category)

Barbarian wisdom: Various authors and Clement of Alexandria (second century CE)

Ethnic diversity in Egypt: Inscriptional and papyrological evidence

Getians, Dacians, and Scythians: Strabo (early first century CE)

Mediterranean peoples: Sextus Empiricus draws on ethnographic material for philosophical aims (second-third centuries CE)

Northern peoples: Antonios Diogenes’ Wonders Beyond Thule and ethnographic fiction (second century CE / ninth century CE)

Various peoples: Herodotos on the mixed composition of the Persian army under Xerxes (fifth century BCE)