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Summary

Ashkelon encompasses a history of 4,000 years, a port city located on the main trade route from Egypt to the North. It started as a huge fortified Canaanite city, continued as a Philistine city, turning into a thriving commercial center and independent ci

Class:

  • City
  • visible
  • Location ± 25-100 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Battle of Ascalon August 12. 1099

First Crusade. Crusaders victory.

Ascalon Theater

Ascalon Theater

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Surroundings (Panoramio)

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