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Archeologists multiplied Roman theatre capacity by 10 to estimate city population (Ephesus therefore 250,000). I have considered the same approach for modern cultural pinnacles: cricket grounds. The rule holds well until cities hit about half a million.

Archeologists multiplied Roman theatre capacity by 10 to estimate city population (Ephesus therefore 250,000). I have considered the same approach for modern cultural pinnacles: cricket grounds. The rule holds well until cities hit about half a million.

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