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a Pleiades place resource

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Olynthos was an ancient city of the Chalcidice, founded in the seventh century B.C. and destroyed in 348 B.C. by the forces of Philip II of Macedon.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 50 D4 Olynthos

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Nea Olynthos.

David Moore Robinson of Johns Hopkins University conducted twentieth century (1928-1934) excavations that brought the archaeological site to light and published a multi-volume series of archaeological reports. Nicholas Cahill carried out extensive work on the organization of the city and its domestic architecture.

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E.N. Borza, Michelle Willoughby, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Adam Rabinowitz, Tom Elliott, DARMC, Jeremiah Bartlett, and R. Talbert, 'Olynthos: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2023 <> [accessed: 25 February 2024]

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