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Archimandrite Dorotheos (Dbar). Does Lycophron report about “Abazgians”?

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Does Lycophron report about “Abazgians”? // Vestnic of the Academy of Sciences of Abkhazia, 8 (2018), p. 41–48.

Annotation. The article considers the essay of the ancient author Lycophron called «Alexandra», to which a number of researchers mistakenly attributed one of the earliest references to the Abazgs. Author’s research of the original source completely refutes this version, and vividly illustrates the way in which the hypothesis about the mention of the Abazgs by Lycophron emerged