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Ξὺν ἱπποτοξόταις—including (ξὺν) the 200 mounted archers, state slaves who served as police, as did the 1200 Σκύθαι who are included in the 1600 τοξόται below. τριήρεις τὰς π.—see c. 2, 2. τριακοσίους—in III. 17 we read that 250 ships were employed on active service at the beginning of the war. (As the details there given do not correspond with those given in this book with regard to the fleet in 431, the text is probably wrong in III. 17.）
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