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Pisae
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Town in northern Etruria in a lagoonish landscape at the confluence of the Auser (modern Sèrchio) with the northernmost mouth of the Arnus (modern Arno), c. 3.8 km from the Tyrrhenian coast, modern Pisa. Notwithstanding the traditions which ascribe to P. a Greek, Etruscan or Ligurian founding (Justin. 20,1,11; Verg. Aen. 10,179; Str. 5,2,5; Dion. Hal. Ant. Rom. 1,20; Plin. HN…

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Bruni, Stefano (Florence), “Pisae”, 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 06 May 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e925980>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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