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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M.U. Erdosy
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Feb 06, 2017 11:24 AM History
Ptolemy records the city of Nagara, also known as Dionysopolis. Cohen posits that Nagar is likely located near Jalalabad, perhaps at modern Nagarahara.

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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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 6 C3 Nagara/Dionysopolis

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Nagarahara AFG

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M.U. Erdosy, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Nagara/Dionysopolis: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 07 August 2020]

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