Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Pontus” in book 4, chapter 42 of Polybius, Histories:
... process will be somewhat more rapid, insomuch as the rivers falling into it are more numerous and more rapid. I have said thus much in answer to the incredulity of those who cannot believe that the Pontus is actually being silted up, and will some day be filled; and that so vast a sea will ever become a lake or marsh. But I have another and higher object also in thus speaking: which is to prevent our ...
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|Pontus (Turkey)||0||0||0||0||0 user votes|
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