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Astaboras (river)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: N.B. Millet
Contributors: 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 27, 2016 01:47 PM History
Astaboras fl. (Atbarah River) flows over 800 km from near Lake Tana to the Nile in northern Sudan. The Tekezé river is a tributary of the Atbarah.

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.

14.3454577, 35.8503024

river, drainage

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 82 E4 Astaboras fl.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Atbara

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N.B. Millet, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Astaboras (river): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2016 <> [accessed: 31 May 2020]

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