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for destination:  "THASSOS , Island , MAKEDONIA EAST & THRACE " .
History (9)
   Population movements (1)
   Colonizations by the inhabitants (5)
   The place was conquered by: (1)
   Links (1)
   Commercial WebPages (1)

History (9)

 Population movements
Thasos, a Parian colony
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi-bin/vor?lang=en&f... English
 Colonizations by the inhabitants
Neapolis
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi-bin/vor?lang=en&f... Englishhttp://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi-bin/vor?lang=en&f... English
Galepsus, a colony of Thasos
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi-bin/vor?lang=en&f... English
Krenides springs (Philippi)
In 360 359 B.C., colonists from Thasos, led by the exiled Athenian (from Aphidnae deme) politician and rhetor, Kallistratos, founded a city on this site which they called Krenides springs from the abundant springs at the foot of the hill where the ancient settlement was made.
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi-bin/vor?lang=en&f... Englishhttp://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi-bin/vor?lang=en&f... English
Stryme, a Thasian colony
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi-bin/vor?lang=en&f... English
Scaptesyle
On the opposite coast of Thrace the Thasians held Stryme, Galepsus, Osyme, Daton, Scaptesyle
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi-bin/vor?lang=en&f... English
 The place was conquered by:
By Philip II (4th c. B.C.) & the Romans (196 B.C.)
 Links
Thasos
  Island in the northern Aegean Sea, along the coast of Thracia.
  Thasos owed its name to the mythological hero Thasus, a son of the Phoenician king Agenor, and brother of Cadmus, Cilix , Phoenix and Europa. It is while running after his sister Europa, abducted by Zeus to become the mother of the Cretan king Minos, that Thasus eventually settled in the island to which he gave his name.

Bernard Suzanne (page last updated 1998), ed.
This text is cited July 2003 from the Plato and his dialogues URL below, which contains interesting hyperlinks.

http://plato-dialogues.org/tools/loc/thasos.htm English
 Commercial WebPages
http://www.thasos.de/isle/history/history.htm

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