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While there has been some debate about the accuracy of his accounts, most modern historians still rely heavily on Polybius, and his version of events is typically accepted when there are contradictions in other historical sources.Over 100 different species made this 2,200-year-old shipwreck home, study finds|Jennifer Ouellette|January 18, 2022|Ars Technica
Third, they forget that any good thing taken too far becomes its opposite, as Polybius teaches us.
Then follows a criticism of the division of the earth into six zones, as taught by Poseidonius and Polybius.
The pretended circumnavigation of Africa by Eudoxus is referred to, as well as some geographical errors of Polybius.
Polybius says, that with respect to those places we ought chiefly to depend upon Artemidorus.
Even after the battle of Zama, Polybius could still call her the richest town in the world.
Polybius compares one of them, for his luxury, with the king of the fabulous Phaces.