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date: 16 September 2019

Syria 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity
Author(s):
Oliver NicholsonOliver Nicholson, Philip FreemanPhilip Freeman

The northern half of the land extending eastwards from the east end of the Mediterranean Sea, roughly equivalent to modern Syria and Lebanon, may be divided into three approximate geographical zones: the coastline, inhabited in Late Antiquity by people who generally spoke ... ...

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