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Geography more or less studied by different nations according to circum
colonies to the localities on the Euxine 3 Various accounts
Of the Red Sea 28 His accurate knowledge of the Nile
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according acquainted adjoining Africa already Anaximander ancient appears Argonauts Asia Borysthenes Bosphorus Budini century B.C. certainly character Cimmerian Cimmerian Bosporus Circe coast concerning connected course Danube Darius derived described distance distinctly dotus doubt dwelt early earth east Egypt Egyptians Eratosthenes Ethiopians Euxine evidence extent fable fact familiar foundation geographical knowledge Greece Greek colonies Hecataeus Hero Herodotus Hesiod Homer Homeric poems Ibid idea Iliad inhabited instance intercourse interior island Issedones Ithaca known land later geographers later period later writers legends Libya Lotophagi Mediterranean mentioned Milesian Miletus modern mountains nations navigation neighbouring Nile northern Note notices occupied Ocean Odyss Odyssey passage Persian Phoenicians poet probably race regard regions river Scheria Scylax Scymnus Chius Scythians shores Sicily statement Strabo stream supposed Tanais Tartessus Thucyd Thucydides tion tract tradition tribes Ulysses vague voyage wholly wind