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Among the hills east of the Caspian near Ashkhabad, Turkmenistan; was a capital of Parthia, 3rd cent. bc on, called by Isidorus (1) (1st cent. ad) ‘Parthaunisa … Greeks call ...

Subjects: Classical Studies.


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