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1. AND now the war between the Athenians and Peloponnesians and the allies of both1 actually began. Henceforward the struggle was uninterrupted, and they communicated with2 one another only by heralds. The narrative is arranged according to summers and winters and follows the order of events.

1 B.C. 431.

2 Outbreak of the war.

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