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Under the shade of palm trees stand some chilling reminders of Carthaginian ritual practices: these stubby, engraved stelae in the modern Salammbô quarter represent the grisly Punic practice of sacrificing their children to their gods Baal Hammon and Tanit.
LOCATION: Carthage
DATE: Fri, 23/10/2009
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