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Among the Hispanic provinces resulting from the various Roman administrative reforms, Baetica is certainly the wealthiest, not only in terms of historical and archaeological evidence, but also with regard to the early proofs of its Christianization. The abundance of natural resources, and a rich and diverse orography, with fertile plains, mountains, and several kilome…

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Sales-Carbonell, Jordina, “Baetica”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 25 September 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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