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Πατέρες—he passes to the period of the Persian Wars.

πρὸς οἷς—they received Attica; they left the maritime confederacy.

ἀρχὴν—Pericles avoids stating the steps by which the Athenian ἡγεμονία was turned into an ἀρχή.

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