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Heraclea Trachinia


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Spartan colony founded in 426 bc on a spur of Mt. Oeta's eastern slopes, about 8 km. (5 mi.) from Thermopylae, to serve as a Spartan military and naval stronghold. ...

Subjects: Classical Studies.


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