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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: W.V. Harris Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Sep 22, 2019 12:33 PM History
A Roman settlement built over an Umbrian one on a western foothill of the Apennines, Asisium received municipal status and was assigned to the Tribus Sergia. Totila destroyed most of the city in A.D. 545.

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 42 D2 Asisium

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Assisi

Asisium is famous as the birthplace of St. Francis as well as the Roman poet Propertius.

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W.V. Harris, DARMC, R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Asisium: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 02 June 2020]

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