Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Pontus” in book 4, chapter 40 of Polybius, Histories:
...part of it is only from seven to five fathoms deep, and accordingly cannot any longer be passed by large ships without a pilot. And having moreover been originally a sea precisely on a level with the Pontus , it is now a freshwater lake: the sea-water has been expelled by the silting up of the bottom, and the discharge of the rivers has entirely overpowered it. The same will happen to the Pontus, and ind...
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|Pontus (Turkey)||0||0||0||0||0 user votes|
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