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[5] ‘And so in your case,’ said he, ‘men of Achaia, do not be astonished when you hear of the Spear-bearers and Lance-bearers and Foot-companions in the army of Antiochus; for they are all Syrians and differ only in the way they are armed.’ 1

1 Cf. Morals, p. 197c (Livy, xxxv. 49).

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