Thasos

Thasos or Thassos (Greek: Θάσος) is a Greek island in the northern Aegean Sea, close to the coast of Thrace and the plain of the river Nestos but geographically part of Macedonia. It is the northernmost Greek island, and 12th largest by area. Thasos is also the name of the largest town of the island (also known as Limenas Thasou, "Harbour of Thasos"), situated at the northern side, opposite the mainland and about 10 kilometres (6 mi) from Keramoti.

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465 BC - Events - By Place - Greece
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Leodamas Of Thasos
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Stesimbrotos Of Thasos
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Thasos - Bibliographic References
... “Proto-Historic Thasos”, Archaeologiko Deltio 2.45 (1992–1993) 803 Agelarakis A ... Nature at the Classical Necropolis of the Island of Thasos between 1979–1996", Archaiologiko Ergo sti Makedonia kai Thraki, 10B (1997) 770–794 ... Records of a Select Number of Human Individuals from the Ancient Necropolis of Thasos Island" ...