Some new news just in from Paliki.

Where was Doulichion? New evidence from a famous Greek map

 

We’ve found important new evidence to add to the existing evidence that the modern island of Ithaki was once called Doulichion.  It’s from a famous Greek map of the late 18th century.

Various references to Doulichion as the name for Ithaki occur in the historical record from Virgil through to the Venetians.

But this is significant because it’s on the first modern map of Greece, published in Greek by a Greek map-maker.

Read the full story at https://www.odysseus-unbound.org/where-was-doulichion-new-evidence-from-a-famous-greek-map/

Must admit here at The Kefalonia Pulse after we read the original book several years ago we had lost contact with the ongoing work but some interesting stuff going on still, but as always highly contested for many reasons!

Main website at https://www.odysseus-unbound.org/

 

 

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