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Achaea

ACHAEA   AKHAÍA;  Achaia. District in Ancient Greece and a nome (department) in present-day Greece, which gave its name to a Roman province and a Crusader Principality, both larger than the district. The Achaeans were one of the principal peoples who … Continue reading

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Acarnania

ACARNANIA     Akarnanía. District in western Greece, both Ancient and modern, bounded in the west by the Ionian Sea, in the north by the Gulf of Amvrakia, and in the east and southeast by the River Akhelos. In both the late … Continue reading

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