Syracuse was founded the year afterwards by Archias, one of the Heraclids
from Corinth, who began by driving out the Sicels from the island upon which
the inner city now stands, though it is no longer surrounded by water: in
process of time the outer town also was taken within the walls and became
Thucydides. The Peloponnesian War. London, J. M. Dent; New York, E. P. Dutton. 1910.
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