Rhodes Assists Calynda
The Calyndians having broken off from Caunus, and
The Rhodians undertake the protection of Calynda.
the Caunians being about to besiege Calynda,
the Calyndians first called in the aid of the
Cnidians; and, on their sending the required
support, they held out against their enemies for a time: but
becoming alarmed as to what would happen, they sent an
embassy to Rhodes, putting themselves and their city in its
hands. Thereupon the Rhodians sent a naval and military
force to their relief, forced the Caunians to raise the siege,
and took over the city. . . .