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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: D.J. Mattingly Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jun 19, 2020 01:20 PM History
The westernmost of the "three cities" of Tripolis, Abrotonum/Sabratha was founded ca. 500 B.C. by the Phoenicians. The city was part of the Numidian Kingdom of Massinissa before becoming a Roman city.

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 35 E2 Abrotonum/Sabratha

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Sabrata, Zuaga

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D.J. Mattingly, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott, DARMC, R. Talbert, and Jonathan Fu, 'Abrotonum/Sabratha: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 10 August 2020]

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