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Abu Ballas Trail

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Gabriel Mckee
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Mar 11, 2018 08:46 AM History
Caravan route connecting the Dakhleh Oasis with Gilf Kebir in the Libyan Desert, used from the third millennium BCE through the Roman period. The site of Abu Ballas was likely a way station along the road.

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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Gabriel Mckee, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Abu Ballas Trail: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 05 June 2020]

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