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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: D.J. Mattingly Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Feb 01, 2019 09:59 PM History
An ancient Greek city founded in eastern Libya ca. 630 B.C., Cyrene later became part of the Roman empire (ca. 74 B.C.). The site was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1982.

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 38 C1 Cyrene

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Ain Shahat, Grennah

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D.J. Mattingly, Michelle Willoughby, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Adam Rabinowitz, Tom Elliott, DARMC, Noura Alavi, R. Talbert, and Justin Charlton, 'Cyrene: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 06 July 2020]

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