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Demetrius Phalereus ( - died approximately Centuries: 4th century BC - 3rd century BC - 2nd century BC Decades: 330s BC 320s BC 310s BC 300s BC 290s BC - 280s BC - 270s BC 260s BC 250s BC 240s BC 230s BC 285 BC 284 BC 283 BC 282 BC 281 BC 280 BC 279 BC 278 BC 277...280 BC) was an The Acropolis in central Athens, one of the most important landmarks in world history. ...Athenian orator and one of the first Peripatetic (περιπατητικός) is the name given to followers of Aristotle, the Greek philosopher. ...Peripatetics. Demetrius wrote extensively on the subjects of History is a term for information about the past. ...history, Rhetoric (from Greek ρητωρ, rhêtôr, orator) is one of the three original liberal arts or trivium (the other members are dialectic and grammar). ...rhetoric, and Literary criticism is the study, discussion, evaluation, and interpretation of literature. ...literary criticism.


From Centuries: 5th century BC _ 4th century BC _ 3rd century BC Decades: 360s BC 350s BC 340s BC 330s BC 320s BC 310s BC 300s BC 290s BC 280s BC 270s BC 260s BC 322 BC 321 BC 320 BC 319 BC 318 BC 317 BC 316 BC 315 BC 314...317 BC to Centuries: 5th century BC _ 4th century BC _ 3rd century BC Decades: 350s BC 340s BC 330s BC 320s BC 310s BC 300s BC 290s BC 280s BC 270s BC 260s BC 250s BC 312 BC 311 BC 310 BC 309 BC 308 BC 307 BC 306 BC 305 BC 304...307 BC he was governor of Athens, serving under Cassander (c. ...Cassander. When Demetrius I (337_283 BC), surnamed Poliorcetes (Besieger), son of Antigonus I of Macedon and Stratonice was a king of Macedon ( 294 _ 288 BC) . He belonged to the Antigonid dynasty. ...Demetrius I of Macedon took Athens Demetrius Phalereus was overthrown, and he fled to The Arab Republic of Egypt, commonly known as Egypt, (in Arabic: مصر, romanized Mişr or Maşr, in Egyptian dialect) is a republic mostly located in northeastern Africa. ...Egypt. In Egypt Demetrius met For the unrelated astronomer, see Ptolemy Ptolemy I Soter (367 BC–283 BC), ruler of Egypt (reigned 323 BC _ 283 BC) and founder of the Ptolemaic dynasty. ...Ptolemy I, and it is thought that it was his suggestion that inspired the creation of the The Royal Library of Alexandria was once the largest in the world. ...Library of Alexandria. Demetrius went into exile a second time on the accession of Ptolemy Philadelphus (36 _ 12 BC) was the youngest child of Mark Antony and Cleopatra. ...Ptolemy Philadelphus, and he died soon afterward.


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Demetrius Donskoi - LoveToKnow 1911 (318 words)
DEMETRIUS DONSKOI 1 (1350-1389), grand duke of Vladimir and Moscow, son of the grand duke Ivan Ivanovich by his second consort Aleksandra, was placed on the grand-ducal throne of Vladimir by the Tatar khan in 1362, and married the princess Eudoxia of Nizhniy Novgorod in 1364.
Demetrius then formed a league of all the Russian princes against the Tatars and in 1380 encountered them on the plain of Kulikovo, between the rivers Nepryadvaya and Don, where he completely routed them, the grand khan Mamai perishing in his flight from the field.
Demetrius was one of the greatest of the north Russian grand dukes.
Demetrius Phalereus (99 words)
Demetrius Phalereus (- died approximately 280 BC) was an Athenian orator and one of the first Peripatetics[?].
In Egypt Demetrius met Ptolemy I, and it is thought that it was his suggestion that inspired the creation of the Library of Alexandria.
Demetrius went into exile a second time on the accession of Ptolemy Philadelphus, and he died soon afterward.
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