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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: S. Loseby Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jun 07, 2018 03:46 PM History
Massalia/Massilia (modern Marseille) was founded by Phocaean Greeks ca. 600 BC as a trading outpost.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 15 E3 Massalia/Massilia

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Marseille

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S. Loseby, Jeffrey Becker, DARMC, Tom Elliott, Sean Gillies, Brady Kiesling, Pierre Motylewicz, R. Talbert, and Johan Åhlfeldt, 'Massalia/Massilia: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 07 July 2020]

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