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

...y demoralised determined in consideration not to risk a battle: that the Romans followed them, and not only laid waste the territory of the Carthaginians and Syracusans, but actually sat down before Syracuse itself and began to lay siege to it." These statements appear to me to be full of glaring inconsistency, and to call for no refutation at all. The very men whom he describes to begin with as besiegin...
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Entity Corpus Doc Corpus Doc  
Syracuse (Italy) 870 124 0 0 0 user votes
Syracuse (New York, United States) 116 0 94 0 0 user votes
Syracuse (Indiana, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Syracuse (Kansas, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Syracuse (Nebraska, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Syracuse (Ohio, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Syracuse (Oregon, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Syracuse (South Carolina, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Syracuse (Utah, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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