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Halicarnassus - Map Locator

Halicarnassus - Map Locator Ancient Places and/or Civilizations Social Studies World History Geography

Herodotus was from the town of Halicarnassus.  An ancient Greek city, today the site is known as Bodrum, Turkey.

Located on the Ceramic Gulf (Gulf of Gökova), Halicarnassus was famous for the tomb of Mausolus (from which we derive the English word "mausoleum"), one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.


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Map image online, courtesy Livius.org.

 

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