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82. When night came on, Cnemus withdrew his army in haste to the river Anapus, which is rather more than nine miles from Stratus, and on the following day carried off his dead under a flag of truce. The people of Oeniadae were friendly and had joined him; to their city therefore he retreated before the Acarnanians1 had collected their forces. From Oeniadae all the Peloponnesian troops returned home. The Stratians erected a trophy of the battle in which they had defeated the Barbarians.

1 Cnemus withdraws his troops to Oeniadae, whence they are conveyed home.

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  • Commentary references to this page (3):
    • Sir Richard C. Jebb, Commentary on Sophocles: Oedipus Tyrannus, 1-150
    • E.C. Marchant, Commentary on Thucydides: Book 2, 2.102
    • Charles F. Smith, Commentary on Thucydides Book 7, 7.24
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    • Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography (1854), ACHELO´US
    • Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography (1854), STRATUS
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