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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: R. Warner, A. Bursche
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Oct 27, 2013 11:41 AM History
The sixth century AD historian Iordanes described Scadinavia/Scandza, modern Scandinavia, as a "great island" in his description of the origins of the Goths.

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 2 E1 Scadinavia/Scandza

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: NOR/SWE

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R. Warner, A. Bursche, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Scadinavia/Scandza: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2013 <> [accessed: 04 August 2020]

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