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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M. Drew Bear
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Sep 04, 2017 10:26 PM History
An ancient city of Egypt on the west bank of the Nile, known as Qis or Kis in Egyptian, Cusae or Kusai in Greek. The modern associated location id El Qusiya.

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 77 D2 Koussai/Koskam

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: el Qusiya

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M. Drew Bear, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Koussai/Koskam: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 20 September 2020]

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