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Themistocles Themistocles (ca. 525 BC-460 BC) was a ... the Athenian democracy during the Persian War. Themistocles favored the expansion of the navy to ... authors found it interesting to speak about Themistocles' bad behaviour as young man, for which ... Declamations 9 and 10; Aelian; Cornelius Nepos "Themistocles") . He may have been strategos of ...
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Themistocles   (translated from Dutch)
Themistocles Themistocles an important Athenian statesman and fleet tutor ... up to approximately 460 v, were. Chr. Themistocles were of rather small source, made as ... archont (in 493) and strategist (in 490). Themistocles felt the pears to that revanche would ... between 490 and 480, on advise of Themistocles, annually a certain number of war ...
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Battle of Salamis
... them on land, but the Athenian commander Themistocles persuaded them to remain at Salamis, arguing ... would be saved by a "wooden wall". Themistocles interpreted the wooden wall as the fleet ... pentekonters (smaller fifty-oared ships), effectively under Themistocles, but nominally led by the Spartan Eurybiades ... and the Spartans continued to argue with Themistocles about the necessity of fighting at Salamis ... let the Persians attack them by land. Themistocles argued in favor of fighting at ...
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... as brave as Miltiades, as intelligent as Themistocles and more just than either man". Exceedingly ... demands he was fully the equal of Themistocles and his own father Miltiades". Kimon served ... the people began to grow tired of Themistocles, and because of this they promoted Kimon ... state. When Xerxes's forces approached and Themistocles passed the decree for evacuating Athens in ... In the years between the ostracism of Themistocles in 472 and his own loss ...
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... He was, however, assisted by the Athenian Themistocles, who led most of the fighting. His ... begged him to stay. Instead, they bribed Themistocles to keep the fleet there, and Themistocles used some of his bribe to pay ... according to Herodotus, who is biased against Themistocles). The subsequent Battle of Artemisium was indecisive ... fight at Salamis either, but once again Themistocles convinced him to stay by threatening ...
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... to a tale from the life of Themistocles, a leader of the Athenian democracy who ... of Coriolanus (given the important distinction that Themistocles was an actual historical figure and Coriolanus was not). During Themistocles' exile from Athens, he travelled to the ... a man who was his personal enemy. Themistocles came to Admetus in disguise and appealed ... fugitive, just as Coriolanus appealed to Aufidius. Themistocles, however, never attempted military retailiation against ...
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Eurybiades   (translated from Dutch)
... He was however assisted by the athener Themistocles , led those most of the fightings. To ... remain. In place of it they bought Themistocles to keep its fleet there, and Themistocles used a part of the smeergeld to ... according to Herodotus , those full preconceptions against Themistocles were). Hieropvolgende Battle at Artemisium onbeslissend, and ... fight also at salamis, but again persuaded Themistocles threatening him to continue with withdrawing ...
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Archons of Athens
... 493 BC Pythocritus 493 BC-492 BC Themistocles Themistocles begins to build the Athenian navy 492 ... BC Calliades Battle of Salamis; Aristides and Themistocles are strategoi 479 BC-478 BC Xanthippus ... 347 BC Theophilus 347 BC-346 BC Themistocles Proxenus is a strategos 346 BC-345 ... 26 Callicratides 26-27 Pamphilus 27-28 Themistocles Marathonius 28-29 Oinophilus 29-30 ...
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... chief opponents of the naval policy of Themistocles. The conflict between the two leaders ended ... of Salamis he gave loyal support to Themistocles, and crowned the victory by landing Athenian ... to have remained on good terms with Themistocles, whom he is said to have helped ... he lived to witness the ostracism of Themistocles, towards whom he always displayed generosity but ... and Agis & Cleomenes - Timoleon and Aemilius Paullus - Themistocles and Camillus
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