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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M. Pearce, P. Tozzi Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Apr 13, 2017 11:06 AM History
Genua was an ancient settlement of Liguria that came to be destroyed by Carthage in 209 BC. Thereafter it received Roman municipal privileges and was rebuilt.

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  • Genova (modern)
  • Genua (Latin, 550 BC - AD 640)
  • Ianua (Latin, AD 640 - AD 1453)

settlement, port

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 39 D5 Genua

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Genoa

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M. Pearce, P. Tozzi, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Stefano Costa, and Tom Elliott, 'Genua: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 18 February 2018]

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