45.The next day the Syracusians erected two trophies, one in Epipolae at the ascent and another where the first check was given by the Boeotians.The Athenians received their dead under truce.And many there were that died, both of themselves and of their confederates;
but the arms taken were more than for the number of the slain.For of such as were forced to quit their bucklers and leap down from the rocks, though some perished, yet some there also were that escaped.
The English works of Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury. Thucydides. Thomas Hobbes. translator. London. Bohn. 1843.
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