Mostaganem

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Mostaganem

(məˌstæɡəˈnɛm)
n
(Placename) a port in NW Algeria, on the Mediterranean Sea: exports wine, fruit, and vegetables. Pop: 133 000 (2005 est)
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Arians and vandals of the 4th-6th centuries; annotated translations of the historical works by Bishops Victor of Vita (Historia Perseccuitionis Africanae Provinciae) and Victor of Tonnena (Chronicon), and of the religious works by Bishop Victor of Cartenna (De Paenitentia) and Saints Ambrose (De Fide Orthodoxa contra Arianos), and Athanasius (Expositio Fidei).
The Divjak Letters have thrown most light on the problem caused by the claim of Honorius, bishop of a small town near Cartenna in Mauretania Caesariensis, to succeed his father as Bishop of Caesarea on the latter's death in 419.