Mesopotamia - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a country between the rivers Tigris and Euphrates, the modern Iraq
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arpalus attempts to propagate Greek plants in Mesopotamia and Media.
Ptolemy reaches Mesopotamia, and his army besieges the palace
Demetrius invades Mesopotamia.
Armenia defeats the Parthians and conquers part of Mesopotamia.
Gabinius advances towards Mesopotamia, in order to attack the Parthia
Crassus invades Mesopotamia, but then withdraws back to Syria.
complaints from the Parthian king about the invasion of Mesopotamia.
advance through Armenia, but instead he marches towards Mesopotamia.
The Parthian reconquer Mesopotamia.
upper provinces, Mesopotamia and Arbelitis were given
nded the city of Callinicum in Mesopotamia. [Ol.137.4]
royal family. In Mesopotamia there was Dionysius the Med
Achaia, also Iberia, Colchis, Mesopotamia, Sophene and
He gave Syria as far as Mesopotamia for Tapitho to rule
ms; a Roman army reached Mesopotamia; a treaty was initiat
to Osrhoene. In Mesopotamia, Nisibis was captured by
Armenia, Assyria, and Mesopotamia, which, situated betw
against the Persians in Mesopotamia, was defeated by Sapo
ior. They returned Mesopotamia, along with the Transtigrit
that Nisibis and part of Mesopotamia was surrendered, thin
conquering Armenia and Mesopotamia and capturing Nisibis
their effects, out of Mesopotamia and Babylon, unto the
been entrusted with all Mesopotamia, and gave him an army
uphrates], and came into Mesopotamia, as desirous to retai
Babylonians, and Arcesilaus Mesopotamia. 24 When this
aates, offering to yield Mesopotamia, Adiabene and the Gre
(c. 246) ing brought under him Mesopotamia and Babylonia and
emetrius, hoping to find Mesopotamia unguarded, suddenly
us, made his escape into Mesopotamia; and in his march ove
ain in either Armenia or Mesopotamia, but is unable to say
Agri, Zalbi, Chaldaeans, Mesopotamians, Agriophagi, Euonym
nians, and those down in Mesopotamia and the Illyrian land
first to cross. In Mesopotamia and Babylon there are two
if you on the side of Mesopotamia and we on that of Ar
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