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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: F.T. Hiebert, P.L. Kohl
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Aug 17, 2021 02:31 PM History
An ancient city that, according to Arrian, was destroyed by Alexander the Great. It is perhaps to be associated with modern Khulm (formerly Tashkurgan) in Afghanistan.

36.683333, 67.683333

settlement, settlement-modern

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 99 B3 Aornos

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Khulm (Tashkurgan)? AFG

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F.T. Hiebert, P.L. Kohl, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Aornos: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 03 December 2023]

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