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Re: 40 maps that explain the Roman Empire

Joe McWilliams

Thanks Bob. Interesting stuff, well-presented for short attention span types like me.

On Mon Jun 25, Bob Bridges wrote
>Thought some of you would be interested in this article about the Roman Empire.  One thing I never knew before:  Apparently there were two areas called "Iberia"; the other one was an area east of the Black Sea and west of the northern half of the Caspian Sea.  I wonder how they kept them straight...or maybe that's why they started calling the Iberian Peninsula "Hispania".


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