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Issorium
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(Ἰσσώριον; Issṓrion). Hill on the northern city border of Sparta, with a sanctuary to Artemis Issoria (Plut. Agesilaus 32,3; Polyaenus, Strat. 2,1,14; Nep. Agesilaus 6,2), possibly the heights known today as Klaraki.

Bibliography

F. Bölte, s.v. Sparta, RE 3A, 1350ff.

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Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart) and Lienau, Cay (Münster), “Issorium”, 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 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e528320>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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