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Mystras ( Also Mistra ) Was A Fortified Town In Morea ( The Peloponnese ) , On M ...

Mystras ( Also Mistra ) Was A Fortified Town In Morea ( The Peloponnese ) , On M ...

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Description: mystras ( also mistra ) was a fortified town in morea ( the peloponnese ) , on mt . taygetos , near ancient sparta . greece , europe . mystras was also the last centre of byzantine scholarship . the neoplatonist philosopher george gemistos plethon lived there until his death in 1452 . he & other scholars based in mystras influenced the italian renaissance , especially after he accompanied the emperor john viii

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