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Caspium/Hyrcanium Mare

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: S.E. Kroll
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jan 23, 2020 08:16 AM History
The Caspian Sea is a remnant of a larger, inland sea and is now the world's largest enclosed body of water. It has been classified as both a lake and as a sea.

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.

41.4677641648, 50.0927728885

water, open, lake

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 90 F2 Caspium/Hyrcanium Mare

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Caspian Sea.

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S.E. Kroll, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Caspium/Hyrcanium Mare: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 02 July 2020]

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