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Ptolemaic Kingdom

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Ryan Horne
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Oct 26, 2019 06:30 PM History
The Ptolemaic Kingdom was a Hellenistic kingdom founded by Ptolemy I Soter, which was primarily centered on Egypt. It was absorbed into the Roman Empire in 30 BCE following Octavian's victory over Mark Antony and Cleopatra VII Philopator at the battle of Actium in 31 BCE.

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state (polity)


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Ryan Horne, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Ptolemaic Kingdom: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 01 October 2023]

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