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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: A.G. Poulter Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jun 07, 2018 07:10 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, Jeffrey Becker, DARMC, Tom Elliott, Sean Gillies, Brady Kiesling, R. Talbert, and Johan Åhlfeldt, 'Mesembria: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 20 January 2020]

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