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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: G. Reger, J. McK. Camp II
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Ryan Horne, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Apr 05, 2019 11:06 AM History
Isthmia was an ancient city located on the Isthmus of Corinth and was the site of a major sanctuary sacred to Poseidon, as well as the site of the panhellenic Isthmian games.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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settlement, sanctuary (religious center)

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 58 E2 Isthmia

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Kyra Vrisi.

Information about recent excavations, including preliminary field reports through the 2007 dig season, may be found on the website of the Ohio State University Excavations at Isthmia. The American School of Classical Studies in Athens publishes the official, final reports in the series "Isthmia." 

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G. Reger, J. McK. Camp II, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Ryan Horne, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Isthmia: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 12 August 2020]

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