View of Mount Ida from Eleutherna, Crete

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Carole Raddato
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View of Mount Ida from Eleutherna, Crete

A view of Mount Ida (right) from the ancient city of Eleutherna in Crete. In Greek mythology, Mount Ida was sacred to the Greek Titaness Rhea and on its slopes lies one of the caves in which Zeus was born.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2019, May 15). View of Mount Ida from Eleutherna, Crete. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/10636/

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Raddato, Carole. "View of Mount Ida from Eleutherna, Crete." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 15, 2019. https://www.ancient.eu/image/10636/.

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Raddato, Carole. "View of Mount Ida from Eleutherna, Crete." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 15 May 2019. Web. 27 May 2020.

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