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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 Jun 07, 2018 07:22 PM 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.

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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  • 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, Jeffrey Becker, Stefano Costa, DARMC, Tom Elliott, Sean Gillies, Brady Kiesling, R. Talbert, and Johan Åhlfeldt, 'Genua: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 07 August 2020]

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