h is distant from Sardis a three days' journey.
Up to this time Tissaphernes and Dercylidas, and397 B.C. the Greeks of this region and the barbarians, continued at peace with one another. Now, howeveris. Now when Tissaphernes heard his words, he said: “First, then, cross over with me into Caria,397 B.C. and then we will consult about these matters.”
But when they were there, they decided to statiolain of the Maeander) and ran away, while all those who did stand showed clearly that they would397 B.C. not stand very long.
On the other side Pharnabazus, it was reported, was urging an engagement. nter the country of the Eleans was plundered by Lysippus and the men with him. But in the course397 B.C. of the following summer Thrasydaeus sent to Lacedaemon and agreed to tear down the walls of Phea and Cyllene, to leave the Triphylian towns of Phrixa397 B.C. and Epitalium independent, likewise the Letrinians, Amphidolians, and Marganians, and besides these the Acrorians and the town of Lasion,
son of Agis, and Agesilaus, a brother of Agis, contended for the kingship.
And Leotychides said:397 B.C. “But, Agesilaus, the law directs, not that a brother, but that a son of a king, should be king;sacrifices in behalf of the state, the seer said that the gods revealed a conspiracy of the most397 B.C. terrible sort. And when he sacrificed again, the seer said that the signs appeared still more tly the master, yet there would be many on each estate named as allies.
When the ephors asked how397 B.C. many Cinadon said there really were who were in the secret of this affair, the informer replied send Cinadon to Aulon along with others of the younger men, and to order him to bring back with397 B.C. him certain of the Aulonians and Helots whose names were written in the official dispatch. And ly did the ephors regard the matter that they even sent a regiment of cavalry to support the men397 B.C. who had set out for Aulon.
When the man had been seized and a horseman had returned with the na