Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Messene” in book 4, chapter 33 of Polybius, Histories:

...Trench; and, finding him guilty, put him to death and utterly destroyed his whole family. But setting aside these ancient events, what has happened recently after the restoration of Megalopolis and Messene will be sufficient to support what I have said. For when, upon the death of Epaminondas leaving the result of the battle of Mantinea doubtful, the Lacedaemonians endeavoured to prevent the Messenians...
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Messene (Greece) 452 100 0 0 0 user votes

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