Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Pontus” in book 4, chapter 50 of Polybius, Histories:
...d for a considerable sum of money, because of its convenient situation; and because they did not wish to leave in any one else's hands a point of vantage to be used against merchants sailing into the Pontus , or one which commanded the slave trade, or the fishing. Besides this, Prusias had seized in Asia a district of Mysia, which had been in the possession of Byzantium for many years past. Meanwhile the...
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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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