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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 Jan 31, 2020 12:01 AM History
The Scythians. An ancient people of Central Asia, mentioned frequently in Greek and Roman sources. Their place of origin and territory is the subject of much scholarly debate; the territory likely changed over time.

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.

unlocated, people, tribe

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 6 Scythae/Sagae/Sacae

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Scythians in general; frequently divided into “European” and “Asian” branches, on N and S banks of Iaxartes fl. OPers.: Sakā

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M.U. Erdosy, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Scythae/Sagae/Sacae: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 10 July 2020]

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