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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 Dec 16, 2020 05:39 AM History
Tomis was founded as a Greek colony on the Black Sea coast ca. 600 B.C.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 22 F4 Tomis

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Constanţa

Augustus exiled the Roman poet Publius Ovidius Naso to Tomis in AD 8. Ovid would write the lamentations Tristia and Epistulae ex Ponto at Tomis and died there in AD 17.

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A.G. Poulter, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Tomis: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 26 November 2021]

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