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Alexandria Oxiana?

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: F.T. Hiebert, P.L. Kohl
Contributors: DARMC, Gabriel Mckee, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
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Last modified May 15, 2019 10:14 PM History
Alexandria Oxiana? or Alexandria on Oxus (Ai-Khanoum) was founded in the fourth century B.C. in the wake of the campaigns of Alexander the Great. It was a chief city of the Graeco-Bactrian kingdom.

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 99 D2 Alexandria Oxiana?

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Ai Khanoum/Barbarah AFG

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F.T. Hiebert, P.L. Kohl, DARMC, Gabriel Mckee, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Alexandria Oxiana?: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 03 July 2020]

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