Antiochus of Syracuse (Greek: Ἀντίοχος ὁ
Συρακούσιος) was a Greek historian, who flourished around
420 BC. 
Little is known of Antiochus' life, but his works, of which only
fragments remain, enjoyed a high reputation because of their accuracy.
He wrote a History of Sicily from the earliest times to 424 BC, which
was used by Thucydides, and the Colonizing of Italy, frequently
referred to by
^ a b Chisholm 1911.
Müller, Fragmenta Historicorum Graecorum, i. Wölfflin, Antiochos von Syrakus, 1872.
Attribution This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Antiochus of Syracuse". Encyclopædia Britannica. 2 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 132. Endnotes:
This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Smith, William, ed. (1870). "Antiochus". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology.
WorldCat Identities VIAF: 28891042 LCCN: n2002037070 GND: 10237998X SUDOC: 081200307
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