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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).
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A city settled in an area subjugated by Rome during the fourth century BC. The local populace rebelled against Rome after the defeat at Cannae (216 BC), 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, Jeffrey Becker, DARMC, Tom Elliott, Sean Gillies, Brady Kiesling, R. Talbert, and Johan Åhlfeldt, 'Potentia: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 22 September 2018]

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