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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: N. Purcell
Contributors: DARMC, 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 29, 2019 10:01 PM History
Located on the southern slopes of Vesuvius, Boscotrecase is a Campanian site destroyed by the eruption of Vesuvius in AD 79. Numerous opulent villas are known in the area by way of archaeological exploration.

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 44 F4 Boscotrecase


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N. Purcell, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Boscotrecase: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 04 July 2020]

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