Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Pontus” in book 4, chapter 41 of Polybius, Histories:
...pposite it a bank formed by the mud discharged from these mouths extending for nearly a thousand stades, at a distance of a day's sail from the shore as it now exists; upon which ships sailing to the Pontus run, while apparently still in deep water, and find themselves unexpectedly stranded on the sandbanks which the sailors call the Breasts. That this deposit is not close to the shore, but projected to...
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|†||Pontus||392||76||0||0||0 user votes|
|Pontus (Turkey)||0||0||0||0||0 user votes|
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