Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Apulia” in book 1, chapter 4, section 12 of Vitruvius Pollio, The Ten Books on Architecture:

...nt and have no outlets either by rivers or ditches, like the Pomptine marshes, merely putrefy as they stand, emitting heavy, unhealthy vapours. A case of a town built in such a spot was Old Salpia in Apulia , founded by Diomede on his way back from Troy, or, according to some writers, by Elpias of Rhodes. Year after year there was sickness, until finally the suffering inhabitants came with a public petit...
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Apulia (Italy) 82 2 0 0 0 user votes
Apulia (New York, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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