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Alalaiou (islands)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: D.T. Potts
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified May 08, 2019 10:20 AM History
Alalaiou Inss., the modern Dahlak Archipelago in the Red Sea, comprised of 126 islands.

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.

15.7362779, 40.0062516

archipelago, island group, island

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 4 B2 Alalaiou Inss.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Dahalak, opposite Massawa ERT

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D.T. Potts, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Alalaiou (islands): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 02 June 2020]

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