Who's Who of Ancient Egypt - Egyptian people, queens and family: Athenaeus

Athenaeus of Naukratis

Roman Emperors

Athenaeus was the author of a compendium of after-dinner stories and memorabilia called the Deipnosophistae. He is one of a significant few about whom something is known. The fame of those who retained connections with their origins was important for the atmosphere and reputation of said towns.

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Last Updated: June 19th, 2011

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