Kingship of Croesus in Lydia

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  • Elsa Bouchard (University of Montreal)

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Croesus was the last king of Lydia. He was defeated by Cyrus who annexed Lydia to his Persian empire.

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Bouchard, Elsa. "Kingship of Croesus in Lydia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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