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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: S. Mitchell Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jun 07, 2018 08:09 PM History
Selinous/Traianopolis was a city of Cilicia Aspera and counted among the chief coastal cities of Cilicia. It is perhaps best known as the place where Trajan died in A.D. 117 en route to Rome from his campaigns in the East.

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 66 A4 Selinous/Traianopolis

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Kale Tepe, Gazipaşa, formerly Silinti

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S. Mitchell, DARMC, Brady Kiesling, R. Talbert, Johan Åhlfeldt, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Selinous/Traianopolis: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 15 July 2020]

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