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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: A.G. Poulter
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Nov 26, 2013 09:16 PM History
Originally a Thracian site known as Menebria, Mesembria (or Nessebar) was subsequently settled by Dorian Greeks in the early sixth century BC, eventually becoming an important trading colony on the Black Sea coast. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 22 E6 Mesembria

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Nesebur BUL

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A.G. Poulter, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Mesembria: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2013 <> [accessed: 20 April 2018]

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