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Gazioura
(154 words)

[German version]

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Diadochi and Epigoni

(Γαζίουρα). Fortress of the Pontic kings in Zelitis on an isolated mountain peak near Turhal with a flight of steps from the Hellenistic period and late Byzantine wall remains. Also an inscription from the time of Mithridates VI, and two Roman milestones on the road from  Amasea to Nicopolis [1. 251-253 no. 278; 2. 348f. no. 960f.].

Bibliography

1 Anderson/Cumont/Grégoire 3,1

2 D. French, Roman Roads and Milestones of Asia Minor 2 (British Institute of Arc…

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Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart), “Gazioura”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 21 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e419820>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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