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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: A. Bernand Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
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An ancient Egyptian city of the Nile river delta. Canopus was located in the seventh nome (Menelaites) on the western bank at the mouth of the westernmost branch of the Nile.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 74 C2 Canopus

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Abukir

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A. Bernand, Brady Kiesling, Simon Krause-Heiber, Johan Åhlfeldt, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott, DARMC, and R. Talbert, 'Canopus: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 05 April 2020]

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