Asclepiodotus (Stoic)

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Asclepiodotus (Greek Άσκληπιόδοτος) was a Greek Stoic philosopher of the 1st century BC. He was a pupil of Posidonius of Rhodes, and wrote Quaestionum Naturalium Causae,[1] now lost, and Τέχνη Τακτική, a theoretical work on military tactics, which survives.[2]


  1. Seneca the Younger, Naturales Quaestiones 6.17, 22
  2. Oliver L. Spaulding, Jr., "The Ancient Military Writers", The Classical Journal Vol. 28, No. 9, June 1933, pp. 657‑669