—i.e. failure to furnish any
ships as distinct from ἔκδειαι
, which means that part
only of the number was supplied.
17. ἀκριβῶς ἔπρασσον
in regard to φόρων ἔκδειαι
, not quite ‘exacted (the tribute).’
18. λυπηροὶ ἦσαν
—cf. c. 76. 1
refers to νεῶν ἔκδειαι καὶ λιποστράτιον
20. τὰς ἀνάγκας
‘their coercive measures.’ Cf. Aesch. PB 1052 ἀνάγκης στερραῖς δίναις
, and see L & S S V ἀνάγκη
they were not popular as they had been at first. πως
implies the omission of the details.
—i.e. ὅτι οὔτε ξυνεστράτευον κτλ
27. χρήματα ἐτάξαντο ... φέρειν
—the mid. denotes a reciprocal arrangement. χρήματα
is prob. object of φέρειν
and τὸ ἱκ. ἀνάλωμα
, the sum that fell to them
is in appos. to it.
—Thuc. never uses the ordinary Attic form αὐξάνω