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Oxus (river)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M.U. Erdosy Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jan 17, 2020 02:40 PM History
Oxus fl. (modern Amu Darya river) is a major river of central Asia. It flows from the Pamir Mountains to the Aral Sea.

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.

39.5566082667, 67.1893694

river, drainage

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 6 A1 Oxus fl.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Amu Darya Avst.: Vaxšu

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M.U. Erdosy, R. Talbert, Pietro Maria Liuzzo, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Oxus (river): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 24 September 2020]

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