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Achaia (settlement)

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 Jan 17, 2020 02:55 PM History
An ancient settlement, said by Strabo to have been located in Areia (i.e., in or near the modern province of Herat, Afghanistan). Its precise location is unknown.

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 Achaia

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: city in Areia

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M.U. Erdosy, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Achaia (settlement): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 12 August 2020]

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