This text is part of:
Table of Contents:
δωρεήν must be left out or altered to χώρην, and put before μισθόν.
No doubt Histiaeus, and Aristagoras after him (ch. 124 f.), hoped to turn the great natural advantages of the district (ch. 11 n.) to good account. But the idea of a great Graeco-barbarian power in Thrace strong enough to be a danger to the Persian empire is strange. οἰκηίῳ: either ‘within your own land’ (cf. Thuc. i. 118), or better, ‘of your own making.’
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.
An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.