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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: J. Bennet, G. Reger Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Apr 22, 2019 09:09 AM History
An ancient settlement on Crete where occupation began ca. 3000 B.C., Phaistos was a major center of the Minoan civilization and continued to be a Greek city of the first millennium B.C.

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, architectural complex

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 60 C2 Phaistos

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Phaistos/Ag. Ioannis

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J. Bennet, G. Reger, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Stefano Costa, Adam Rabinowitz, Tom Elliott, DARMC, Ciara L Wisecup, Thomas Focht, R. Talbert, and Lewin Ernest Staine, 'Phaistos: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 11 August 2020]

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