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Granicus (river)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: C. Foss
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Oct 27, 2017 04:39 PM History
Granicus fl. (modern Biga Çayı) is a river in Asia Minor that flows from Mount Ida to the Sea of Marmara.

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river, drainage

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 52 A4 Granicus fl.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Biga Çayı. Alexander fought the famous battle of the Granicus river against the Persian Empire in May 334 BC.

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C. Foss, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Granicus (river): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 20 April 2018]

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