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City situated in the SW Crimea, near modern Sevastopol′. Literary evidence (Strabo, Pliny (1), etc.) suggests that it was founded from Heraclea (3) Pontica, south across the Black (Euxine) Sea. ...

Subjects: Architecture — Classical Studies.

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