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Title: Collecting Quotations by Topic
Subtitle: Degrees of Preservation and Transtextual Relations among Genres
Author(s): BERTI, Monica
Journal: Ancient Society
Volume: 43 Date: 2013
This paper aims at exploring many issues concerning the difficult task of collecting quotations and text re-uses of lost historians. The subject is addressed not by author or by work, but focusing on a topic and discussing sources that belong to different genres and are characterized by different degrees of preservation. The test-case is constituted by the sources on the revolt of Samos (440-439 BC).