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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Gabriel Mckee
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified May 11, 2019 09:30 PM History
Walled citadel in Carthage built in the early first millennium BCE. The site was destroyed during the Third Punic War in 146 BCE by the forces of Scipio Aemilianus. The hill became the site of the city's forum in the Roman period.

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    • Βύρσα (Byrsa: Ancient Greek, 30 BC - AD 300)
    • Byrsa (English, modern)

fort, tower (deprecated)


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Gabriel Mckee, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Byrsa: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 22 May 2024]

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