(15), a seaport of Southern Italy, on the Adriatic coast; has risen in importance since the opening of the Overland Route as a point of departure for the East; it is 60 hours by rail from London, and three days by steam from Alexandria; it was the port of embarkation for Greece in ancient times, and for Palestine in mediæval.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • TA-100 Index — El TA 100 Index, comúnmente referido como Tel Aviv 100, es un índice bursátil que incluye las 100 empresas con mayor capitalización de mercado listadas en la bolsa de Tel Aviv (Tel Aviv Stock Exchange TASE). El índice empezó su funcionamiento el… …   Wikipedia Español

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.