Missolonghi

Missolonghi, Greek seaport and fishing town, on the Gulf of Patras, chiefly noted for heroic defences in the War of Independence 1821-1826, and as the place of Byron's death 1824.

Population (circa 1900) given as 6,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Mississippi Scheme * Missouri
Miracle Plays
Miranda
Miranda, Francesco de
Miserere
Mishna
Misprision
Missal
Mississippi
Mississippi River
Mississippi Scheme
Missolonghi
Missouri
Mistral, Frederick
Mitford, Mary Russell
Mitford, William
Mithras
Mithridates the Great
Mitrailleuse
Mivart, St. George
Mnemosynë
Moa