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Roman Towns and Cities in Serbia: Ni , Zemun, Petrovaradin, Sirmium, Singidunum, Viminacium, Mediana, Sur In, Po Arevac, Ulpiana Source Wikipedia

Roman Towns and Cities in Serbia: Ni , Zemun, Petrovaradin, Sirmium, Singidunum, Viminacium, Mediana, Sur In, Po Arevac, Ulpiana

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Published August 15th 2011
ISBN : 9781155264158
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36 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 34. Chapters: Ni, Zemun, Petrovaradin, Sirmium, Singidunum, Viminacium, Mediana, Sur?in, Po arevac, Ulpiana, StariMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 34. Chapters: Ni, Zemun, Petrovaradin, Sirmium, Singidunum, Viminacium, Mediana, Sur?in, Po arevac, Ulpiana, Stari Slankamen, Ra anj, Bela Palanka, Bano tor, Aiadava, Remesiana, itora?a, Acumincum, Lebane, Novi Banovci, Donji Petrovci, Vidin Grad, Koviljkin grad, Gensis, Svileuva, Theranda, Trojanov Grad. Excerpt: Ni (Serbian:, pronounced ) is the largest city of southern Serbia and third-largest city in Serbia (after Belgrade and Novi Sad). According to the data from 2005, the city area of Ni has 255,295 inhabitants. while the city proper had 231,590. The city covers an area of about 597 km, including the urban area, Ni spa town and 69 suburbs. Ni is the administrative center of the Ni ava District. It is one of the oldest cities in the Balkans and Europe, and has from ancient times been considered a gateway between the East and the West. The Paleo-Balkan Thracians were formed in the Iron Age, the Triballi tribe would dwell here prior to the Celtic invasion in 279 BC which established the Scordisci as masters of the region. Naissus was among the cities taken in the Roman conquest in 75 BC. The Romans built the Via Militaris in the 1st century, with Naissus being one of the key towns. Ni is also notable as the birthplace of Constantine the Great, the first Christian Roman Emperor and the founder of Constantinople, as well as two other Roman emperors, Constantius III and Justin I. It is home to one of Serbias oldest Christian churches dating to the 4th century in the suburb of Mediana. There are about 30,000 students at the University of Ni, which comprises 13 faculties. Ni is also one of the most important industrial centres in Serbia, a center of electronics industry (see Elektronska Industrija Ni ), industry of mechanical engineering, textile- and tobacco industry. Constantine the Great Airport is its internationa...