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Hellespont

Category: Book

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Strait that connects the Aegean Sea and the Sea of Marmara. Boundary between Europe and Asia. Now called the Dardanelles, from Dardania, an ancient land on the Asian shore of the strait which in turn takes its name from Dardanus, the mythical son of Zeus and Electra.