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  • According to tradition the temple of Minerva, founded by Diomede, contained the Trojan Palladium, and the town struck numerous bronze coins; but in history it is first heard of as on the Roman side in the Samnite Wars (321 B.C.), and in 315 or 314 B.C. a Latin colony was sent here.
  • The extreme depth of the strait approaches 50 fathoms, and it contains two small islands known as the Diomede Islands.
  • It was said to have been founded by Diomede, and even at the time of Horace (Sat.
  • Aristeia of Diomede - his combat with Aphrodite VI.
  • Doloneia - Night expedition of Odysseus and Diomede (in all probability added later).

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