Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Messene” in book 1, chapter 12 of Polybius, Histories:

...his sally. Having succeeded in engaging the enemy, he killed a large number of them, and forced the rest to fly precipitately to the neighbouring towns. These successes sufficed to raise the siege of Messene : and thenceforth he scoured the territory of Syracuse and her allies with impunity, and laid it waste without finding any one to dispute the possession of the open country with him; and finally he sa...
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Messene (Greece) 452 100 0 0 0 user votes

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