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  Aetolia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Aetolia is a mountainous region of ancient Greece on the north coast of the Gulf of Corinth.
The river Achelous separates Aetolia from Acarnania to the west; on the north it had boundaries with Epirus and Thessaly; on the east with the Ozolian Locrians; and on the south the entrance to the Corinthian Gulf defined the limits of Aetolia.
During the Middle Ages, Aetolia was part of the Byzantine Empire and later passed to the Turks : after a relatively unsuccessful attempt at colonization they took a token amount of slaves and resources from the region, then departed.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Aetolia   (492 words)

  
 AETOLIA - LoveToKnow Article on AETOLIA
This district of " Old Aetolia " lacks a suitable sea-board, but the inland, and especially the plain of central Aetolia lying to the north of Lakes Hyria and Trichonis and Mount Aracynthus, forms a rich agricultural country.
Aetolia's prosperity dates from the period of Macedonian supremacy.
AETOLIA, a district of northern Greece, bounded on the S. by the Corinthian Gulf, on the W. by the river Achelous, on the N. and E. by the western spurs of Parnassus and Oeta.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /A/AE/AETOLIA.htm   (808 words)

  
 Aetolia-Acarnania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The prefecture is a combination of the regions Aetolia and Acarnania.
Its climate varies from hot summers to mild winters in the low lying areas, cool winters dominate the mountain areas while in the highest elevations, summers are cool and snow and cold weather dominate the winter months in the Panaitoliko.
Aetolia and Acarnania became a prefecture and merged to form Aetolia-Acarnania.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Aitolia-Acarnania   (483 words)

  
 Aetolia - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Aetolia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The Aetolian League was a confederation of the cities of Aetolia formed in 370
As he was leaving the body, Thoas of Aetolia struck him in the chest near the nipple, and the point fixed itself in his lungs.
Hesiod said that they were sons of Aloeus, -- called so after him, -- and of Iphimedea, but in reality sons of Poseidon and Iphimedea, and that Alus a city of Aetolia was founded by their father.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Aetolia   (192 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Aetolia
Aetolia, district of ancient Greece on the northern coast of the Gulf of Corinth.
Pátrai, Gulf of, gulf between the Pelopónnesos peninsula and the districts of Aetolia and Acarnania in western Greece, linking the Ionian Sea with...
Mesolóngion, city, western Greece, capital of Aetolia and Acarnania Department, a seaport on an inlet of the Gulf of Pátrai.
ca.encarta.msn.com /Aetolia.html   (99 words)

  
 Aetolia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Aetolia is a division of Greece, bounded on the west by Acarnania, from which it was separated by the river Achelous; on the north by Epirus and Thessaly; on the east by the Ozolian Locrians; and on the south by the entrance to the Corinthian Gulf.
It was divided into two parts: Old Aetolia, from the Achelous to the Evenus and Calydon; and New Aetolia, or the Acquired, from the Evenus and Calydon to the Ozolian Locrians.
Following the conquest of the Achaeans, 146 BC, Aetolia was included in the Roman province of Achaea.
www.theezine.net /a/aetolia.html   (311 words)

  
 Aetolia --  Encyclopædia Britannica
In modern Greece, Aetolia is linked with Acarnania in the department of Aitolía kai Akarnanía.
Aetolia, particularly its cities Pleuron and Calydon, figures prominently in early legend.
nomós (department) in west central Greece, with an area of 2,103 square miles (5,447 square km); the capital of the department is Mesolóngion on the Patraïkós Kólpos (gulf) in Aetolia.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9003902?tocId=9003902   (411 words)

  
 Aetolia -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Aetolia was a region of (Click link for more info and facts about ancient Greece) ancient Greece.
In classical times Aetolia comprised two parts: Old Aetolia in the west, from the Achelous to the Evenus and (Click link for more info and facts about Calydon) Calydon; and New Aetolia or Acquired Aetolia in the east, from the Evenus and Calydon to the Ozolian Locrians.
The Turks later invaded Aetolia: after a relatively unsuccessful attempt at colonization they took a token amount of slaves and resources from the region, then departed.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/A/Ae/Aetolia.htm   (212 words)

  
 Geographia: Mainland Greece
Aetolus fled to the land of the Curetes, the warlike tribes in Aetolia.
Calydon was a southern city of Aetolia, founded by Calydon, son of Aetolus and brother of Pleuron.
Neighbouring regions were Epeirus in the east, Aetolia and Phocis in the south, and Macedon in the north.
www.timelessmyths.com /classical/mainland.html   (2734 words)

  
 Calydon, Greek Mythology Link.
Calydon is a city in Aetolia, a region in mainland Greece, north of the Gulf of Patrae between the rivers Achelous and Evenus.
Aetolia is called after Endymion's son Aetolus 2, who left Elis because he had been convicted of an unintentional homicide.
Oxylus 2 fled from Aetolia to Elis on account of the murder of Thermius or Alcidocus, became guide of the HERACLIDES, and subsequently king of Elis.
homepage.mac.com /cparada/GML/Calydon.html   (868 words)

  
 Ancient coins of Aetolia
ΑΙΤΩΛΩΝ Aetolia [1] wearing kausia, short chiton, chlamys, and endromides, with sword and spear, seated on pile of shields, her left breast bare; she holds Nike.
3 (Aetolia); the two are almost identical on the obverses, and bear the same adjunct symbol, an owl, behind the head of Athena.
The few bronze pieces with Aetolian types were probably struck by cities in alliance with the Aetolians outside the boundaries of Aetolia proper, or not actual members of the Confederacy, such as Oeta in Thessaly, Amphissa, and Oeantheia in Locri Ozolae, Thronium in Locri Epicnemidii, and Apollonia near Naupactus.
www.snible.org /coins/hn/aetolia.html   (446 words)

  
 Aetolia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Aetolia has a geographical presence in Greece and in cyberspace.
The river Achelous separates Aetolia from Acarnania to the west; on the north it had boundaries with Epirus and Thessaly; on the east with the Ozolian Locris Locrians; and on the south the entrance to the Corinthian Gulf/ defined the limits of Aetolia.
The Ottoman Empire Turks later invaded Aetolia: after a relatively unsuccessful attempt at colonization they took a token amount of slaves and resources from the region, then departed.
www.infothis.com /find/Aetolia   (352 words)

  
 Battle of Boeotia - 239BC
Boeotia, Achea and Aetolia were allied with Leonidas while Athens remained loyal to the new King of Macedonia.
Both armies became involved in sieges, but the Macedonian siege of the major Hellenistic cities in Aetolia being successful before the fall of winter while Hellenistic League’s siege of Athens was not.
Philip forced to leave a garrison in Aetolia was to be reinforced by Pyontos Gontas, advancing from Thessaly.
homepages.paradise.net.nz /mcnelly/ancient/dbm_boeotia_239bc.htm   (923 words)

  
 Livy's History of Rome
He was spending his time of exile in Aetolia, and the letters of his friends and their description of the condition of Athamania led him to hope that he might recover his crown.
He sent messengers to Argithea, their capital, to inform their leaders that if he were fully assured of the sympathies of his compatriots, he would obtain assistance from the Aetolians and enter the country with the members of the Aetolian council and their captain-general, Nicander.
Now, at all events, seeing that the war in Aetolia was at an end, Asia taken from Antiochus, and the Gauls subjugated, either consuls ought to be sent to command consular armies, or the legions brought home and restored to the republic.
mcadams.posc.mu.edu /txt/ah/Livy/Livy38.html   (20729 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Aetolia (Ancient History, Greece) - Encyclopedia
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Aetolia[EtOl´yu] Pronunciation Key, region of ancient Greece, N of the Gulf of Corinth and the Gulf of Calydon, E of the Achelous River (separating it from Acarnania).
Little is known of the early population of Aetolia, but later Aetolians, though they had coastal cities, were primarily an inland farming and pastoral people.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/A/Aetolia.html   (159 words)

  
 Genealogy: House of Calydon
Aetolia was formerly populated by the people known as the Curetes, the original inhabitants of this region.
The three sons of Apollo and the nymph Phthia were named Laodocus, Polypoetes and Dorus, were the leaders of the Curetes.
Thestius was the king of Pleuron in Aetolia.
www.timelessmyths.com /classical/family9.html   (448 words)

  
 Orthodox Icon of St. Cosmas of Aetolia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Cosmas is considered to be Equal to the Apostles.
He was born in Mega Dendron in Aetolia in 1714.
He became a monk and lived on Mt. Athos for many years, but became dismayed by the lack of knowledge of the gospel among Orthodox people living under Turkish domination.
www.comeandseeicons.com /phn56.htm   (409 words)

  
 Aetolia, the Midnight Age
Midnight has fallen on the world of Aetolia.
From every corner of the land, factions of darkness rise to challenge each other in epic struggles for supremacy.
Alleged mastermind Maelius, formerly the proprietor of the city's inn, is being held captive at an undisclosed location.
www.aetolia.com   (704 words)

  
 MUSHclient : Tips and tricks : Triggers and Aliases for Achaea/Aetolia
I don't know if this is the right area for this, but I wanted to share what I have for triggers and aliases, for the use in the realms of Achaea and Aetolia.
The documentation and description is at Triggers and aliases, for the use in the realms of Achaea and Aetolia
Hey everyone, i love aetolia, and i started to become a good fighter, but i lost my system a while ago, i was wondering if any of you can help me get a new one?.
www.gammon.com.au /forum/bbshowpost.php?bbsubject_id=3986   (455 words)

  
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When in Aetolia, it is important to remember that the other characters have
causes the opponent to want to leave Aetolia forever, as this harms the land as a whole.
Remember that new players are the fresh blood of Aetolia.
members.lycos.co.uk /aetolia/newpage9.html   (211 words)

  
 Aetolia, the Midnight Age free online multiplayer muds, moos, etc rpg fantasy game
Aetolia is the second game by the award-winning producers of Achaea, the most successful new MUD company of the last decade.
Aetolia's world is massive, and has been infected by vampyrism.
The best dark fantasy MUD on the net, Aetolia is already peaking at 100 players online at once, 6 months after opening.
www.gamesdex.com /gameview.php/510   (130 words)

  
 St. Louis Post-Dispatch: RITES FOR AETOLIA JACOBS, 72, OF ST. CHARLES@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Louis Post-Dispatch: RITES FOR AETOLIA JACOBS, 72, OF ST. CHARLES@ HighBeam Research
Aetolia Jacobs, 72, of St. Charles died Tuesday (Dec. 28, 1993) of natural causes in St. Charles.
She was a retired secretary and was employed for 15 years at The Principia school in West St. Louis County.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1P1:6629438&refid=holomed_1   (137 words)

  
 Find in a Library: Aetolia; its geography, topography, and antiquities.
Find in a Library: Aetolia; its geography, topography, and antiquities.
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 Aetolia - ENCYCLOPEDIA - The History Channel UK
Aetolia - ENCYCLOPEDIA - The History Channel UK or LOGIN
Aetolia, region of ancient Greece, N of the Gulf of Corinth and the Gulf of Calydon, E of the Achelous River (separating it from Acarnania).
THE HISTORY CHANNEL and BIOGRAPHY are trademarks of AandE Television Networks used under license ©2004 AandE Television Networks.
www.thehistorychannel.co.uk /site/search/search.php?word=Aetolia   (208 words)

  
 The Midnight Age - Brought to you by the Dark Side of Aetolia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The Midnight Age - Brought to you by the Dark Side of Aetolia
We hope that you will come back and keep an eye out on any future updates.
You can vote by going to the Official Aetolia Forums, or by simply clicking the Vote Now button located at the bottom of every page on this website.
www.midnightage.com   (117 words)

  
 MUSHclient : VBscript : Achaea/Aetolia
Amended on Fri 26 Sep 2003 09:15 AM (UTC) by Michael Kennedy
I play Aetolia and want to create a very indepth combat system.
To do the things I would like I need to write a script.
www.gammon.com.au /forum/bbshowpost.php?bbsubject_id=3302   (1432 words)

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