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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: T. Drew Bear Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Dec 20, 2021 05:08 PM History
A Hellenistic and Roman settlement that eventually prospered under the Byzantine Empire, Amorion began minting its own coins in the second century BCE. Its decline comes following a sacking in the ninth century at the hands of Caliph Al-Mu'tasim.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 62 F3 Amorion

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Hisar Köy

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T. Drew Bear, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott, DARMC, Gabriel Mckee, R. Talbert, and Ingrid Luo, 'Amorion: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 11 December 2023]

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