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Thermopylae

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: J. Fossey, J. Morin
Contributors: Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott, DARMC, G. Reger, R. Talbert, Constantina Argyrakou
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Last modified Jun 22, 2015 05:45 PM History
Thermopylae is the name of a narrow pass leading from Thessaly into Locris. It was the site of a pivotal battle during the Graeco-Persian wars in 480 BC.

https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/541140

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fort, tower, pass, "gates"

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 55 D3 Thermopylae

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: pass and fort

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J. Fossey, J. Morin, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott, DARMC, G. Reger, R. Talbert, and Constantina Argyrakou, 'Thermopylae: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2015 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/541140> [accessed: 21 February 2018]

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