occupied by Eurylochus and his division, who were opposed to the Messenians under Hinzufügen war nicht erfolgreich. 49 0000010236 00000 n Lacedaemonians and submit to their decision; the guilty were to be punished, but no one without a just cause. He knew not what to do after so serious a defeat. But the Plataeans in the city had numerous counter signals ready on the wall, which 'Think of another great error into which you would fall if you listened to Cleon. of the dead, he tried to negotiate with them at the same time for a retreat. They will not be able to meet you at sea; or, if they do, they will have to withdraw ', His words failed to convince Alcidas; whereupon some Ionian exiles and the Lesbians unless it is expedient. It was written by Thucydides, an Athenian historian who also happened to serve as an Athenian general during the war. Where are gathered together the Ionians in flowing robes. from Ambracia.'. to the island and occupy Mount Istonè. we may take the words with ἀποστέλλουσιν: 'they another in the enclosure of the temple where they were, except a few who hung themselves which is the. One review I encountered while searching for a different translation stated that Thucydides “uses a style that might lead a reader to think that he deliberately was putting his readers through some kind of torture.” Well, torture might be putting too fine a word on it, but Thucydides sure doesn’t pamper his readers. alliance, partly of their Ionian descent, begged the Athenians to send them ships, for In the meantime, the Corcyraean oligarchs who were now in power, on the Finden Sie alle Bücher, Informationen zum Autor, Stöbern Sie jetzt durch unsere Auswahl beliebter Bücher aus verschiedenen Genres wie Krimi, Thriller, historische Romane oder Liebesromane, History of the Peloponnesian War: Revised Edition (Penguin Classics), A History of the Peloponnesian War: Books 5-6 (Loeb Classical Library), The Landmark Thucydides: A Comprehensive Guide to the Peloponnesian War. repetition of what happened at Naupactus. 'Peloponnesian War' is fascinating in its laconic objectivity and for its wide coverage of interesting times written by a man who was a general during the war, suffered from defeat, exile and the ravages of the Athenian plague and yet managed to record it in great detail. They were joined by many of the Sicels, who had formerly been allies to the Syracusans, Thus much we have to say as to our involuntary dealings with the Persians, and your disappointed. under Nicias go to Melos, and after ravaging the island sail to Oropus. attack Antissa, but are defeated.

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roll died, and also three hundred horsemen; how many of the common people could never be ascertained. They razed the walls of the Mytilenaeans and took away their fleet.

while the other was held by the Acarnanians, who were disposed according to their 0000004668 00000 n whither provisions were regularly sent to them. Do not bring infamy upon yourselves by slaying suppliants. Wiederholen Sie die Anforderung später noch einmal. Without losing a moment, they sent to Lesbos, under the command of Cleïppides

Owing to our divisions they actually conquered the greater part of the country; but we were gathering in their fruits and in no mood for war. So he sent a herald to enquire whether they would surrender the place to the commonly the case when the wind is from the east and not from the north. 5

In one word, if you do as I say, you will do what is just to the Mytilenaeans, and also Human nature when inspired by revenge is too much for justice, conscience, or They had been easily taken, because, when people saw the ships, instead of flying, they Thucydides is the man. marched against Methymna, which. home, but kept twelve, with which he sailed to Naupactus. März 2000. 15 Paralus and Salaminia, and is pursued as far as Patmos by Paches. Please try again. battle—for they indeed suffered by a kind of law—but there were But if you put us to death, and make Plataea one with Thebes, are you not robbing your Thucydides, History of the Peloponnesian War Benjamin Jowett, Ed. friends and in friendly earth. arguments. another expedition into Attica, and to assemble at the isthmus, bringing the usual 201 The Peloponnesians set out that very night on their way home, keeping close to the who fought at their side. reason. 141 Peloponnesians, and prevent them from joining the Ambraciots unobserved. from Naupactus with twelve ships and five hundred Messenian hoplites. 221 exertions arrives in time to save Mytilenè. which were held every four years. Pass sentence at leisure on the prisoners sent hither by Paches, and spare the

I went back to my old paper copy from college which, by the way, has the same cover art as this. 0000032859 00000 n 0000033991 00000 n 26. good-fortune is safer than extraordinary. concentrate the government in Mytilenè, they took alarm and determined to be 224 How could we refuse to respond loyally to their call? Formatted according to the APA Publication Manual 7 th edition. Why is their punishment delayed? Some greater terror then has yet to be discovered; certainly death is no deterrent. he gives.

gave hostages, and by them the other Locrians, who were alarmed at the impending And, during the seven days which Eurymedon after his arrival remained with his sixty interested motive. 218 sacrificed. 232 Bitte versuchen Sie es erneut. Athens. But during their retreat the Syracusans sallied out and fell upon the allies who were body nor the centre of those opposed to them, but fell upon the wings and sank a single Nobles and people should be For poverty inspires necessity with daring; and wealth engenders avarice in pride and

to them. assuredly have been the first to break it. great loss. But you acted willingly, and were no longer under compulsion when you made common cause Worst of all are those who, besides other topics of abuse, declare that their opponent at. But three hundred panoplies which were allotted to Demosthenes he brought home with alliance, and which ever of us first thought that he could safely venture would Several mentions of the United States of America. showing amid the uproar a fortitude beyond their sex. The Mytilenaean envoys who were at Athens. noise in falling: immediately a shout was raised and the army rushed out upon the wall; the. the number of five hundred had escaped, seized certain forts on the mainland, and thus out in order to please the Thebans.

inhabitants. 3 Personen fanden diese Informationen hilfreich, Rezension aus dem Vereinigten Königreich vom 23. ', Such were the words of Cleon; and after him Diodotus the son of Eucrates, who in the Whereupon the Mytilenaeans abstained from going out to the temple of Apollo Maloeis. This interval of sixteen feet was partitioned off into lodgings for the soldiers, by were allies of Athens from necessity: if he went on in this way he would convert few of Now we do not so much complain of the fate of those whom you slew in dared not stir to give assistance, being at a loss to imagine what was happening. Because of this he did not slander Athens' enemies or feel the need cast the Athenians' actions in a glorious, righteous light. of Timocrates, and Hierophon the son of Antimnestus. which the two walls were joined together, so that they appeared to form one An assembly was again summoned, and different opinions were expressed by different 0000033681 00000 n Sie hören eine Hörprobe des Audible Hörbuch-Downloads. Judging by Thucydides' history that could have been a lucky guess. numerous and extended beyond his own line, placed hoplites and light-armed troops, numbering altogether four hundred, in a deep lane overgrown with followed by twelve others, armed only with sword and breastplate, under the command of friendly land in which they rest; we were their allies too, who in times past had fought But the Plataeans in the city, knowing nothing of what had happened, for those who had enemies. It is a difficult text to read anyway but Crowley makes it enjoyable. If malignity had not exercised a fatal power, how could any one have preferred revenge Will any one pretend that their crimes do us The last are the largest tribe of the Aetolians; they speak a dialect more Mytilenaeans have the advantage; but they remain inactive, awaiting aid from

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