Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Red Sea” in book 9 of Polybius, Histories:
...s 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 before it reaches the sea. Accordingly the nature of this river is the reverse of that o...
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|†||Red Sea||104||2||0||0||0 user votes|
|Red Sea (Missouri, United States)||0||0||0||0||0 user votes|
|Red Sea (Sudan)||0||0||0||0||0 user votes|
|Red Sea (Utah, United States)||0||0||0||0||0 user votes|
† This entity has been selected by the automated classifier as the most likely match in this context. It may or may not be the correct match.