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History (2)


Battle of Dyrrachium

Ceasar defeated by Pompey

Foundation/Settlement of the place

7th c. B.C. Founded by Corcyraeans and Corinthians

After the Rhizonic Gulf comes the city of Lissus, and Acrolissus, and Epidamnus, founded by the Corcyraeans, which is now called Dyrrachium, like the peninsula on which it is situated (Strab. 7,5,8).

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