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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.

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.

46.199752, 14.892613

pass, "gates"

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: 20 September 2020]

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