Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Epirus” in book 5 of Polybius, Histories:

... lies exactly opposite the Corinthian Gulf, in the direction of the Sicilian Sea, and commands the northwestern district of the Peloponnese, and especially Elis; as well as the south-western parts of Epirus , Aetolia, and Acarnania. The excellent position, therefore, of the island, both as a rendezvous for the allies and as a base of attack against the hostile, or of defence for the friendly, territor...

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