The same spring the Lacedaemonians marched
against Argos, and went as far as Cleonae, when an earthquake occurred and
caused them to return.After this the Argives invaded the Thyreatid, which is on their border, and
took much booty from the Lacedaemonians, which was sold for no less than
The same summer, not long after, the Thespian commons made an attack upon
the party in office, which was not successful, but succors arrived from
Thebes, and some were caught, while others took refuge at Athens.
Thucydides. The Peloponnesian War. London, J. M. Dent; New York, E. P. Dutton. 1910.
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