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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: David Braund
Contributors: Gabriel Mckee, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Diane Braund, Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Feb 16, 2018 12:05 AM History
Settlement in western Crimea, probably founded by Chersonesus in the fourth century BCE. The city was destroyed in the second century BCE by the Scythians, who established a trading center on the same site that lasted until the first centuries CE.

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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settlement, fort, tower

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 23 G3 85

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Chaika

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David Braund, Gabriel Mckee, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Diane Braund, and Tom Elliott, 'Chaika: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 03 August 2020]

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