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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: C. Foss, G. Reger, S. Mitchell
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Noah Kaye, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Apr 01, 2021 05:43 PM History
An ancient city was located near modern Buruncuk, 28 km north of Smyrna (modern Izmir) in Turkey. Some scholars identify it as the "Pelasgian" Laris(s)a in Aeolis mentioned by Homer, Xenophon, Herodotus, and Strabo, but that identification is disputed.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 56 E4 Laris(s)a?

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Buruncuk, in Aeolis

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C. Foss, G. Reger, S. Mitchell, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Noah Kaye, and Tom Elliott, 'Buruncuk: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 21 September 2023]

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