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date: 09 July 2020

Campania, 

Source:
The Oxford Classical Dictionary
Author(s):
Nicholas PurcellNicholas Purcell

region of west central Italy bounded by the river *Liris, the Apennines and the Sorrentine peninsula, in prosperity, political importance, and social organization closely tied to the region of Rome in the late republic and early empire (Augustus’ First Region included both, and the name came to refer to the neighbourhood of Rome, the ... ...

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