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The mysterious expedition of Thrasybulus of Miletus

  title={The mysterious expedition of Thrasybulus of Miletus},
  author={Sergey M. Zhestokanov},
A cursory mention of a mysterious expedition against Sicyon, mounted by Thrasybulus, the tyrant of Miletus, can be found in Frontinus’ “Strategemata”. The author of the present article is of the opinion that in this way Thrasybulus was helping his ally Periander, the tyrant of Corinth. The probable aim of Periander’s military campaign was to reinstate the exiled Isodemus as tyrant of Sicyon and to include the Sicyonians’ territory in Corinth’ sphere of influence. 



A History Of Greece To 322 B.C.

This textbook presents a modern interpretation of Greek ideas, culture, and actions. Changes in the new edition concern mainly the spread and significance of tumulus-burial in Albania and the

A History of Greece to the Death of Alexander the Great

This book, originally published in 1900, was the major work of the classical historian J. B. Bury. It became a standard textbook on the topic of ancient Greek history to the death of Alexander the

The so-called ‘Trade-Leagues’ in Early Greek History and the Lelantine War

  • A. Burn
  • History
    The Journal of Hellenic Studies
  • 1929
Much has been written, in recent books and articles on early Greek history, of the so-called ‘trade-leagues,’ whose existence is thought to be implied by the statements of ancient writers about the

The end of the ‘dark age’

At redshifts beyond 5–perhaps even beyond 20–stars formed within ‘subgalaxies’ and created the first heavy elements; these same systems (together perhaps with ‘miniquasars’) generated the UV

A Numismatic Note on the Lelantian War

Die Tyrannis bei den Griechen