Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Syria” in book 9 of Polybius, Histories:
...but for the sake of the rest of the Greeks he would allow them to send ambassadors to get ransom, since that was the custom of their country. . . . The Euphrates rises in Armenia and flows through Syria and the country beyond to Babylonia. It seems to discharge itself into the Red Sea; but in point of fact it does not do so: for its waters are dissipated among the ditches dug across the fields befor...
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|†||Syria (Syria)||542||32||0||0||0 user votes||Vote|
|Syria (Indiana, United States)||0||0||0||0||0 user votes||Vote|
|Syria (Virginia, United States)||0||0||0||0||0 user votes||Vote|
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