Archaeological Site of Carthage (UNESCO/NHK)

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James Blake Wiener
by UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
published on 27 July 2018

Carthage was founded in the 9th century B.C. on the Gulf of Tunis. From the 6th century onwards, it developed into a great trading empire covering much of the Mediterranean and was home to a brilliant civilization. In the course of the long Punic wars, Carthage occupied territories belonging to Rome, which finally destroyed its rival in 146 B.C. A second — Roman — Carthage was then established on the ruins of the first.

Source: UNESCO TV / © NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
URL: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/37/

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Kyokai, U. T. N. N. H. (2018, July 27). Archaeological Site of Carthage (UNESCO/NHK). World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/1437/archaeological-site-of-carthage-unesconhk/

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Kyokai, UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso. "Archaeological Site of Carthage (UNESCO/NHK)." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 27, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/video/1437/archaeological-site-of-carthage-unesconhk/.

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Kyokai, UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso. "Archaeological Site of Carthage (UNESCO/NHK)." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 27 Jul 2018. Web. 21 Jul 2024.

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