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Pomptine Marshes

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

A malaria-stricken region (see disease), formed by the stagnation of the Ufens and other streams, lying south-east of Rome between Volscian mountains and Tyrrhenian Sea. Pliny (1)'s...

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Pomptine Marshes

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

A malaria-stricken region (see disease), formed by the stagnation of the Ufens and other streams, lying south-east of Rome between Volscian mountains and Tyrrhenian Sea. Pliny (1)'s...

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Pomptine Marshes

Edward Togo Salmon and T. W. Potter.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 173 words.

a malaria-stricken region (see disease), formed by the stagnation of the Ufens and other streams, lying south-east of

Pomptine Marshes

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 183 words.

a malaria-stricken region (see disease), formed by the stagnation of the Ufens and other streams, lying south-east of Rome between Volscian mountains and Tyrrhenian Sea. ...

Pometia

Edward Togo Salmon and T. W. Potter.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 61 words.

(near mod. Cisterna?), also known as Suessa, gave its name to the Pomptine Marshes. Volsci and Romans often disputed

Pometia

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 67 words.

also known as Suessa, gave its name to the *Pomptine Marshes. *Volsci and Romans often disputed its possession in primitive ...

Tarracina

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

The former Volscian stronghold (see Volsci) of Anxur. A citizen colony from 329 bc, it was the southern terminus of the Pomptine Marshes canal, and an important station on the ...

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Norba

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

An important Volscian town from at least the early 5th cent. bc, situated on a bluff overlooking the Pomptine Marshes, south-east of Rome. It received a Latin colony (491–492 bc) ...

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Pometia

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

(near mod. Cisterna?), also known as Suessa, gave its name to the Pomptine Marshes. Volsci and Romans often disputed its possession in primitive Latium. About 495 bc Rome obliterated it. ...

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