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Alexandria/Alexandropolis/Cufis

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M.U. Erdosy
Contributors: R. Talbert, Carolin Johansson, W. Röllig, Tom Elliott, H. Kopp, Rune Rattenborg, Ryan Horne, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, B. Siewert-Mayer, David Mimno, Francis Deblauwe, Eric Kansa
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Last modified May 25, 2023 09:55 AM History
Now Kandahar in Afghanistan, Alexandria/Alexandropolis/Cufis is an ancient site founded by Alexander the Great ca. 330 BC. The indigenous people of the Hellenistic period were likely the Pakthas.

https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/59669

31.601, 65.6597
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settlement, archaeological site

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 6 B3 Alexandria/Alexandropolis/Cufis

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Kandahar AFG


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M.U. Erdosy, R. Talbert, Carolin Johansson, W. Röllig, Tom Elliott, H. Kopp, Rune Rattenborg, Ryan Horne, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, B. Siewert-Mayer, David Mimno, Francis Deblauwe, and Eric Kansa, 'Alexandria/Alexandropolis/Cufis: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2023 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/59669> [accessed: 26 February 2024]

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