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Lemnos (island)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: C. Foss, G. Reger, S. Mitchell Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Apr 18, 2024 05:53 PM History
A large volcanic island in the northern Aegean Sea. Lemnos appears frequently in Greek myth, not least as the crash-landing place of the god Hephaestos (Vulcan) when he was thrown from Mount Olympus by Zeus for attempting to protect his mother Hera.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 56 A2 Lemnos Ins.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Lemnos GRE

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C. Foss, G. Reger, S. Mitchell, Catherine Bouras, R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Perry Scalfano, and Tom Elliott, 'Lemnos (island): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2024 <> [accessed: 25 April 2024]

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