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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: B. Isaac
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Apr 20, 2016 12:43 PM History
An ancient settlement of Judea that is mentioned in numerous ancient sources including the Gospel of Luke. Now situated within the modern Canada Park in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, the site was known in modern times as Imwas and was populated until 1967.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 70 F2 Emmaus/Nicopolis

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Imwas

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B. Isaac, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Emmaus/Nicopolis: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2016 <> [accessed: 19 April 2018]

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