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The Oxford Classical Dictionary
Henry Dickinson WestlakeHenry Dickinson Westlake, Simon HornblowerSimon Hornblower

a tribe occupying a district on the northern border of *Thessaly and commanding passes from *Macedonia. Although most of their country was mountainous and sparsely inhabited, their principal towns, Oloosson, the tribal capital, and Phalanna were situated in fertile plains. Neither, however, played any significant role in history. The Perrhaebi, who had been thrust northwards by the invading Thessalians, were reduced to the status of ... ...

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