Tifata

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Tifata
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Overview of Mount Tifata.
Highest point
Elevation 602 m (1,975 ft)
Coordinates 41°03′57″N14°10′12″E / 41.06583°N 14.17000°E / 41.06583; 14.17000 Coordinates: 41°03′57″N14°10′12″E / 41.06583°N 14.17000°E / 41.06583; 14.17000
Geography
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Tifata
Location in Italy
Location Campania, Italy

Tifata is a mountain of Campania, Italy. The Abbey of Sant'Angelo in Formis is located on its western slopes.

In 83 BC as part of Sulla's Second Civil War a battle was fought in the foothills of Mount Tifata. [1]

Reference

  1. Sampson, Gareth C. (2013-09-09). "6". The collapse of Rome : Marius, Sulla and the first Civil War, 91-70 BC. Barnsley, South Yorkshire. pp. Mostly section: Battle of Mount Tifata (Casilinum). ISBN   9781473826854. OCLC   893910287.

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