Cappadocia



an ancient country in E Asia Minor: it became a Roman province in a.d.
Historical Examples

Cyropaedia Xenophon
The American Journal of Archaeology, 1893-1 Various
Dio’s Rome, Volume 1 (of 6) Cassius Dio
The Life of Cicero Anthony Trollope
The Geography of Strabo, Volume II (of 3) Strabo
The History of Antiquity, Vol. III (of VI) Max Duncker
The History of Antiquity Max Duncker
The Histories of Polybius, Vol. II (of 2) Polybius
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 5 Various
The History of Rome, Books 37 to the End Titus Livius

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an ancient region of E Asia Minor famous for its horses
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