Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Megalopolis” in book 9 of Polybius, Histories:
...fied subject; which no man of sense would admit. . . . Most people calculate the area merely from the length of the circumference [of towns or camps]. Accordingly, when one says that the city of Megalopolis has a circuit of fifty stades, and that of Sparta forty-eight, but that Sparta is twice the size of Megalopolis, they look upon the assertion as incredible. And if one, by way of increasing the diffi...
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|†||Megalopolis (Greece)||288||110||0||0||0 user votes|
|†||Megalopolis (Greece)||4||2||0||0||0 user votes|
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