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1) Thessaloniki. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Thessaloniki prefecture, N Greece, in Macedonia; on the Gulf of Thessaloniki, an inlet of the Aegean Sea, at the neck of the Khalkidhiki Peninsula. It is the second...

2) Salonica. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Salonica, Greece: see Thessaloniki....

3) Therma. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Therma, ancient Greece: see Thessaloniki....

4) Pella. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Greek Macedonia, about 24 mi (39 km) NW of Thessalonica (now Thessaloniki). It became the capital of the Macedonian kingdom in the 4th cent. B.C. It prospered under...

5) Pieria. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Thermaic Gulf (the modern Gulf of Thessaloniki). It included Mt. Pierus, an early seat of the worship of Orpheus and the Muses, and Mt. Olympus. The Muses were sometimes...

6) Pydna. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Gulf of Salonica (now Thessaloniki). Nearby in 168 B.C. the Romans under Aemilius Paullus defeated the Macedonians under Perseus and thus ended the kingdom of Macedon....

7) Amphipolis. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Strymon (Struma) River near the sea and NE of later Thessaloniki. The place was known as Ennea Hodoi [nine ways] before it was settled and was of interest because...

8) Greece. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Hellas or Ellas, republic (1995 est. pop. 10,648,000), 50,944 sq mi (131,945 sq km), SE Europe. It occupies the southernmost part of the Balkan Peninsula and borders...

9) Alexandroupolis. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Evros prefecture, NE Greece, W Thrace, a seaport on the Gulf of Ainos, an inlet of the Aegean Sea. It is near the Turkish frontier. Alexandroupolis is a commercial...

10) Thessalonians. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...First Thessalonians was written by St. Paul from Corinth, c.A.D. 51, and addressed to the newly founded church at Thessalonica (Thessaloniki). It opens with a reminiscence...

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