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Leontini

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: R.J.A. Wilson
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Valeria Vitale, Jonathan Prag, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Oct 17, 2017 06:47 AM History
A Greek colonial city founded by Naxians in 729 B.C., Leontini was reduced by Hippocrates of Gela in 498 B.C. Following the Sicilian Expedition, the city became subject to Syracuse. In Roman times it may have been of little importance and was destroyed by the Saracens in A.D. 848.

https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/462279

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settlement

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 47 G4 Leontini

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Lentini. 

The BTCGI notes: Lentini and Carlentini (small town south of Lentini)

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R.J.A. Wilson, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Valeria Vitale, Jonathan Prag, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Leontini: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/462279> [accessed: 24 April 2018]

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