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  • Towards the Black Sea, the less elevated Istranja Dagh stretches from north-west to south-east; and the entire south coast, which includes the promontory of Gallipoli and the western shore of the Dardanelles, is everywhere hilly or mountainous, except near the estuaries of the Maritza, and of the Mesta, a western frontier stream.
  • By European Turkey, and connected by the Dardanelles with the Sea of Marmora, and so with the Black Sea.
  • Now, as a vessel of war readily passes through the Dardanelles, hence a sperm whale could, by the same route, pass out of the Mediterranean into the Propontis.
  • The boat was now all but jammed between two vast black bulks, leaving a narrow Dardanelles between their long lengths.
  • Toward the end of the Dardanelles campaign, the E-class submarines still in the area were fitted with twelve pounder guns.

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