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Hierapolis [now Pamukkale]locked

  • Daria Ferrero De Bernardi
  •  and Kalinka Huber

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Site in south-west Anatolia, Turkey. The town was built on a travertine terrace formed by sediments of hot mineral-rich springs, overlooking the Meander (Turk. Menderes) Valley. It was founded in the 2nd century bc by the Pergamene kings at an important strategic position; it became part of the Roman province of Asia in ...

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