Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Messene” in book 1, chapter 15 of Polybius, Histories:

...n before Messene; that the Romans arriving by sea entered the town, and immediately sallied out from it to attack the Syracusans; but that after suffering severely in the engagement they retired into Messene ; and that on a second occasion, having issued forth to attack the Carthaginians, they not only suffered severely but lost a considerable number of their men captured by the enemy." But while making t...

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Messene (Greece) 452 100 0 0 0 user votes

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