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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 Jul 13, 2021 09:18 AM History
A city settled in an area subjugated by Rome during the fourth century B.C. The local populace rebelled against Rome after the defeat at Cannae (216 B.C.), however the defeat of the Carthaginians eventually led to Potentia's reincorporation into the Roman sphere.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 42 F2 Potentia

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Porto Recanati

Not to be confused with the Potentia located in Lucania.

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W.V. Harris, DARMC, R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Potentia: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 28 September 2023]

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