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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
Mediterranean Sea
that lies between the Cyclades and the Peloponnesos . It is described as the part of the Aegean Sea south of Euboea
Euboea
, Attica
Attica
, and Argolis . Some of the water mass of the Black Sea
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
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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