ⓘ Arzugitana

                                     

ⓘ Arzugitana

Arzugitana was a region of North Africa during antiquity.

Arzugitana was on a plateau of the interior, that today, in the South of Tunisia and which rests in the Sahara desert approximately corresponds to the governorship Tatawin modern Tunisia. In ancient times it was an isolated and strategically important area are part of the interface with the barbarian world and the Roman Empire, it was essentially a military organization for Tripolitanus limes of the Roman Empire. The area was semi-desert, and to the South was sand on the edge of the Sahara desert.

The region stretched from Nepte to Garama. It also includes some oases, such as the oasis of Nefzaoua and Djerid bordering the Shott El-Djrid.

                                     
  • Augusta of Africa province. The Roman military authorities insulated Arzugitana from rule by the coastal cities. The fall of Rome offered unprecedented