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Herodotus, The Histories (ed. A. D. Godley) 10 0 Browse Search
Pausanias, Description of Greece 10 0 Browse Search
P. Ovidius Naso, Metamorphoses (ed. Brookes More) 4 0 Browse Search
Aristotle, Rhetoric (ed. J. H. Freese) 4 0 Browse Search
Diodorus Siculus, Library 4 0 Browse Search
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Plato, Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Phaedo 2 0 Browse Search
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Diodorus Siculus, Library, Fragments of Book 10, Chapter 30 (search)
Cimon,The distinguished Athenian admiral in the war between the Confederacy of Delos and the Persian Empire, and the leader of the conservative party in Athens until his ostracism in 461 B.C. the son of Miltiades, when his father had died in the state prison because he was unable to pay in full the fine,Miltiades was fined fifty talents for his unsuccessful attack upon the island of Paros in 489 B.C. in order that he might receive his father's body for burial, delivered himself up to prison and assumed the debt. Cimon, who was ambitious to take part in the conduct of the state, at a later time became an able general and performed glorious deeds by virtue of his personal bravery.Const. Exc. 2 (1), pp. 227-228.
Diodorus Siculus, Library, Book XIII, Chapter 47 (search)
for only a single ship. High towers were also built on both ends and wooden bridges were thrown over the channel. Theramenes, who had been dispatched by the Athenians with thirty ships, at first attempted to stop the workers, but since a strong body of soldiers was at the side of the builders of the causeway, he abandoned this design and directed his voyage toward the islands.i.e. of the Athenian Confederacy. And since he wished to relieve both the citizens and the allies from their contributions,Toward the cost of the war with the Lacedaemonians. he laid waste the territory of the enemy and collected great quantities of booty. He visited also the allied cities and exacted money of such inhabitants as were advocating a change in government. And when he put in at Paros and found an oligarchy in the city, he restored their freedom to the people and exacted a great sum of money of the men who had participated in the oligarchy.