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Boeotia

BOEOTIA     VOIOTOÍA. District in classical Greece (when its chief town was Thebes) A nome (department) in modern Greece (capital Livadia). Boeotia is the isthmus which lies between the Gulf of Corinth and the Strait of Euboea, and which connects the … Continue reading

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Aetolia & Acarnania

AETOLIA AND ACARNANIA   AITOLÍA KAÍ AKARNANÍA. Greek nome (department), uniting two historic districts, bounded in the south by the Gulfs of Corinth and Patras and in the west by the Ionian Sea.   Until 1987 it was part of the region … Continue reading

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