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The MYRTOAN SEA (Greek : Mυρτώο Πέλαγος, Myrtoo Pelagos, Greek pronunciation: ), also written as the MIRTOAN SEA, is a subdivision of the Mediterranean Sea that lies between the Cyclades and the Peloponnesos
Peloponnesos
. It is described as the part of the Aegean Sea south of Euboea , Attica
Attica
, and Argolis . Some of the water mass of the Black Sea reaches the Myrtoan Sea, via transport through the Aegean Sea. (Saundry, Hogan ">

CONTENTS

* 1 References

* 1.1 Classical references * 1.2 Modern references * 1.3 Sources

REFERENCES

CLASSICAL REFERENCES

* Horace
Horace
makes a reference to Mare Myrtoum in Liber I, Carmen I, line 14 ("Ad Maecenatem"). * Pliny the Elder (iv. 11. s. 18) considers the Myrtoan a part of the Aegean. * Strabo
Strabo
distinguishes between the Myrtoan and Aegean; Strabo
Strabo
wrote that the Aegean terminated at the promontory of Sunium in Attica.

MODERN REFERENCES

* Peter Saundry, C.Michael Hogan & Steve Baum. 2011. Sea of Crete. Encyclopedia of Earth. Eds.M.Pidwirny ">

* ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on March 12, 2007. Retrieved August 31, 2006. * ^ http://la.wikisource.org/wiki/Carmina_(Horatius)_I,_I

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Libyan Sea
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Sea of Åland
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Sea of Azov
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Sea of the Hebrides
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* Sea of Japan * Sea of Okhotsk * Seto Inland Sea
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* Shantar Sea * Sibuyan Sea * Solomon Sea * South China Sea
South China Sea
* Sulu Sea * Tasman Sea * Visayan Sea * Yellow Sea

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* Amundsen Sea
Amundsen Sea
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Scotia Sea
* Somov Sea
Somov Sea
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Aral Sea
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Dead Sea
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