Tendeba

Tendeba was a town of ancient Caria in the territory of Stratonicea. It commanded a strong position and was a point of contest between the Rhodians and Macedonians in their war (c. 190 BCE)[1]

Its site is tentatively located near Akgedik, Asiatic Turkey.[2][3]

References

  1. ^ Livy. Ab Urbe Condita Libri (History of Rome). 33.18.
  2. ^ Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 61, and directory notes accompanying.
  3. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

Coordinates: 37°16′38″N 28°13′16″E / 37.277111°N 28.221031°E

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