According to Hultsch no fragments or extracts of book 17 are preserved.
In it would have been contained the campaign of B. C. 199, in the war between
Rome and Philip, for which see Livy, 31, 34-43. And the operations of
Flamininus in the season of B. C. 198, Livy, 32, 9-18. The first seventeen
chapters of this book are generally classed in book 17.
Histories. Polybius. Evelyn S. Shuckburgh. translator. London, New York. Macmillan. 1889. Reprint Bloomington 1962.
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