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PAN-SLAV THEORY A FICTION STORY (XI) –BALKAN SLAVIC MIGRATIONS IN THE LIGHT OF SOUTH SLAVIC DIALECTOLOGY

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  11/1/2019) The topic of this brief report embraces two vast complexes of events : the Slavic migrations to the Balkan Peninsula, and the later migrations within the Peninsula (or away from it). Our objective, too, will be … Continue reading

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PAN-SLAV THEORY A FICTION STORY (X) –The Slavic Label:Ο μύθος της καθόδου των Σλάβων

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  3/12/2017) The Slavic Label Identity in Eastern Europe has been a based on multiple, constantly differing criteria over the course of history. Whether it is language, religion, or ethnic affiliation, identities for many Balkan people have had … Continue reading

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PAN-SLAV THEORY A FICTION STORY (IX) – THE EVOLUTION OF SLAVIC SOCIETY AND THE SLAVIC INVASIONS IN GREECE

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  25/08/2016) The First Major Slavic Attack on Thessaloniki, A.D. 597 In a scholarly gathering which has as its purpose the centennial celebration of the American School of Classical Studies the topic of my communication is appropriate by … Continue reading

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PAN-SLAV THEORY A FICTION STORY (VIIIb) – The East Roman Legacy in Folk Life and Tradition in the Balkans

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  7/12/2015) 3. Religion in the life of the Balkan peoplesThis history of the formal religious structures and of popular religious practices among the inhabitants of the Balkan peninsula is a very long and complex one, stretching from … Continue reading

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PAN-SLAV THEORY A FICTION STORY (VIIIa) – The East Roman Legacy in Folk Life and Tradition in the Balkans

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  6/03/2015) 1. INTRODUCTIONThe general theme, which our symposiarch has set for us, has two very broad characteristics, which I should wish to underline at the onset. It is, first, of epic proportions. Geographically it stretches from the … Continue reading

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PAN-SLAV THEORY A FICTION STORY (VIIc,IIIblast)- IN THE MARGIN OF SLAVIC HISTORIOGRAPHY

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  23/06/2014) (ΣΥΝΕΧΙΖΕΤΑΙ)

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PAN-SLAV THEORY A FICTION STORY (VIIb,IIIa)- IN THE MARGIN OF SLAVIC HISTORIOGRAPHY

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  24/09/2013) VENETI: ANCESTORS OF SLAVS, by Pavel V. Toulaev, Moscow, Russia The core of the discussion around the Veneti (Enetoi, Venethi, Vendi) is in the answer to the question of whether they had been Slavs or not. … Continue reading

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PAN-SLAV THEORY A FICTION STORY (VIIa)- Paleo-Slavic cultures and alphabets

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  08/01/2013) Speculations and facts.Much has been speculated over the years about the Slavs and their origin. Problem is that the facts have been often intentionally turned on their heads by various German-speaking ‘historians’, whose purpose was to … Continue reading

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PAN-SLAV THEORY A FICTION STORY (VI)-ΣΛΑΒΙΚΕΣ ΕΓΚΑΤΑΣΤΑΣΕΙΣ ΚΑΤΑ ΤΗΝ ΠΕΡΙΟΔΟ ΤΗΣ ΡΩΜΑΝΙΑΣ

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  29/05/2012) Η κατ’ αρχήν παραδοχή της πληροφορίας του Πορφυρογέννητου ότι περί τα μέσα της 8ης εκατονταετηρίδας μ.Χ. έλαβε χώρα η μεγάλη Σλαβική αποίκηση της Πελοποννήσου, δεν αποκλείει, ενδεχομένως, την ύπαρξη και προγενέστερων ληστρικών, σλαβικών κατ’ αυτής επιδρομών, … Continue reading

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PAN-SLAV THEORY A FICTION STORY (V) – The Thracians and etymon (Btelikon)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  05/12/2011) Bersame was the oldest name of Aitos [2], p. 32. Duridanov translates it as Birchcity, having connection with Slavic word for birch – береза (bereza) (Russ) бреза – breza(Bulg. Sl.)Burtidizos, Burdapa, Burdones, Burticom are connected by … Continue reading

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The History and Practice of Hellenic Astronomy

  Greek astronomy is the astronomy of those who wrote in the Greek language in classical antiquity i.e. see Aristarchus of Samos Greek astronomer/mathematician and his heliocentric model of the solar system. Greek astronomy is understood to include the ancient … Continue reading

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