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Praetentura Italiae et Alpium

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M. Šašel Kos, P. Kos
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jul 23, 2013 02:31 PM History
Praetentura Italiae et Alpium describes a defensive system instituted by Marcus Aurelius during the Marcomannic Wars to defend the eastern passes leading into Italy.

46.199752, 14.892613

pass, "gates" (landform)

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 20 B3 Praetentura Italiae et Alpium

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: defense system of 2 century SVN

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M. Šašel Kos, P. Kos, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Praetentura Italiae et Alpium: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2013 <> [accessed: 29 May 2023]

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