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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: C. Foss
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Feb 27, 2014 10:59 PM History
Helikore/Nicaea (modern İznik, Turkey) was a Greek city of northwestern Anatolia. It was the site of the First and Second Councils of Nicaea and was the interim capital city of the Byzantine Empire between 1204 and 1261.

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settlement, theatre, theater

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 52 F4 Helikore/Nicaea

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: İznik

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C. Foss, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Helikore/Nicaea: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2014 <> [accessed: 22 March 2018]

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