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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M.U. Erdosy
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Dec 16, 2020 05:23 AM History
Boukephala or Bucephala was an ancient city founded on the right bank of the Hydaspes river by Alexander the Great following the battle with Porus. Alexander named the city after his warhorse, Bucephalus. Its precise location remains debated.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 6 C3 Boukephala

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Jalilpur? PAK

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M.U. Erdosy, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Boukephala: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 23 June 2024]

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