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  List of battles 1400 BC-AD 600
Battle of Naupactus Phormio defeats the Peloponnesian fleet.
Battle of Sellasia Defeat of Cleomenes III of Sparta by Antigonus Doson of Macedon and the Achaean League
Battle of Herdonia Hannibal destroys the Roman army of the praetor Gnaeus Fulvius.
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 List of battles 1400 BC-600 AD
Battle of Himera[?] The Carthaginians under Hamilcar are defeated by the Greeks of Sicily, led by Gelon[?] of Syracuse.
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357 Battle of Strasbourg (357)[?] Julian expels the Alamanni from the Rhineland
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 Sparta - LoveToKnow 1911
After the battle, however, she refused to submit voluntarily to Philip, and was forced to do so by the devastation of Laconia and the transference of certain border districts to the neighbouring states of Argos, Arcadia and Messenia.
The reign of Cleomenes is marked also by a determined effort to cope with the rising power of the Achaean League and to recover for Sparta her long-lost supremacy in the Peloponnese, and even throughout Greece.
The battle of Sellasia (222 B.C.), in which Cleomenes was defeated by the Achaeans and Antigonus Doson of Macedonia, and the death of the king, which occurred shortly afterwards in Egypt, put an end to these hopes.
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 Sparta - Crystalinks
After this battle they concluded a truce, which gave the Athenians an opportunity of taking their revenge on the Boeotians at the battle of Oenophyta; of annexing to their empire Boeotia, Phocis and Locris; and of subjugating Aegina.
After the battle, however, Sparta refused to submit voluntarily to Philip, and was forced to do so by the devastation of Laconia and the transfer of certain border districts to the neighboring states of Argos, Arcadia and Messenia.
The battle of Sellasia (222 BCE), in which Cleomenes was defeated by the Achaeans and Antigonus III Doson of Macedonia, and the death of the king, which occurred shortly afterwards in Egypt, put an end to these hopes.
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Athenians invaded Boeotia and defeated the Boeotians at the battle of Oenophyta.
Alexander I of Epirus was defeated at the battle of Pandosia.
Battle of Corupedium: Lysimachus of Thrace was defeated and killed by Seleucus I. Seleucus I was assassinated and succeeded by his son Antiochus I. Foundation of the Achaean Confederacy.
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 Boeotia Info - Bored Net - Boredom   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Athens retaliated by a sudden advance upon Boeotia, and after the victory at the Battle of Oenophyta took control of the whole country except the capital.
They rendered good service at Syracuse and at the Battle of Arginusae; but their greatest achievement was the decisive victory at the Battle of Delium over the Athenian army (424 BC), in which both their heavy infantry and their cavalry displayed unusual efficiency.
Boeotian contingents fought in all the campaigns of Epaminondas against the Spartans, most notably at the Battle of Leuctra in 371, and in the later wars against Phocis (356-346); while in the dealings with Philip of Macedon the cities merely followed Thebes.
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 Battle of Oenophyta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The Battle of Oenophyta took place between Athens and the Boeotian city-states in 457 BC.
Their victory at Oenophyta allowed Athens to defeat Aegina later in the year, and to finish the construction of the Long Walls to the Athenian port of Piraeus (an action opposed by Sparta).
Athens remained in control of Boeotia until 447 BC, when they were defeated at the Battle of Coronea.
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 Wikinfo | Battle of Coronea (447 BC)
The Battle of Coronea took place between the Athenian-led Delian League and the Boeotian League in 447 BC.
In 457 BC the Athenians had taken control of Boeotia at the Battle of Oenophyta, and spent the next ten years attempting to consolidate the League's power.
In 454 BC Athens lost a fleet attempting to aid an Egyptian revolt against Persia; fearing revolts by the other members of the Delian League, Athens moved the treasury to their city from Delos in 453 BC, and signed the Peace of Callias with Persia around 450 BC.
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 Ancient Greek Battles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
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 List of battles (alphabetical) at AllExperts
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 History of Ancient Athens - Periklean Age
During the period Athens was winning these miraculous battles, a part of her naval power was at Egypt, where 200 Athenian and confederate ships were operating at the coast of Cyprus and Phoenicia.
At the battle that followed, both Kleon and Brasidas were killed and thus the obstacles for permanent peace seized to exist.
After hard battle the Athenians, who were at disadvantage, having no room for maneuvering their ships, lost the battle and their general Eurymedon was killed.
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 Battle of Oenophyta - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Battle of Oenophyta took place between Athens and the Boeotian city-states in 457 BC during the First Peloponnesian War.
The Athenians, who had 14 000 men at Tanagra, regrouped after that battle and marched into Boeotia.
At Oenophyta, led by Myronides they defeated the Boeotians, and then destroyed the walls of Tanagra and ravaged Locria and Phocis.
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 d. The First Peloponnesian War. 2001. The Encyclopedia of World History
The Aeginetans joined the Peloponnesian alliance, but their combined fleet was defeated by the Athenians in the Battle of Aegina.
The Athenians, under the command of Leosthenes, landed on the island of Aegina and besieged the city.
The Athenians were defeated at the Battle of Tanagra, but the Spartans then returned home, and the Athenians then defeated the Boeotians at the Battle of Oenophyta.
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 Gutenkarte » The History of the Peloponnesian War » Tanagra
The battle was fought at Tanagra in Boeotia.
Sixty-two days after the battle the Athenians marched into Boeotia under the command of Myronides, defeated the Boeotians in battle at Oenophyta, and became masters of Boeotia and Phocis.
The same summer the Athenians sent thirty ships round Peloponnese under Demosthenes, son of Alcisthenes, and Procles, son of Theodorus, and sixty others, with two thousand heavy infantry, against Melos, under Nicias, son of Niceratus; wishing to reduce the Melians, who, although islanders, refused to be subjects of Athens or even to join her confederacy.
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 battaglie   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
o Battle of Himera The Carthaginians under Hamilcar are defeated by the Greeks of Sicily, led by Gelon of Syracuse.
Battle of Cumae The Syracusans under Hiero I defeat the Etruscans and end Etruscan expansion in southern Italy.
· 225 BC Battle of Faesulae The Romans are defeated by the Gauls of Northern Italy.
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 Gutenkarte » The History of the Peloponnesian War » Phocis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The battle was fought at Tanagra in Boeotia.
Sixty-two days after the battle the Athenians marched into Boeotia under the command of Myronides, defeated the Boeotians in battle at Oenophyta, and became masters of Boeotia and Phocis.
The Athenians sailed round Peloponnese under Tolmides, son of Tolmaeus, burnt the arsenal of Lacedaemon, took Chalcis, a town of the Corinthians, and in a descent upon Sicyon defeated the Sicyonians in battle.
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 457 BC Information
Battle of Tanagra–The Spartans defeat the Athenians, near Thebes
Battle of Oenophyta–The Athenians defeat the Thebans and take control of Boeotia
Decree of Artaxerxes I to re-establish the city government of Jerusalem.
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 The Battle of Coronea
The Battle of Coronea took place between the Athenian-led Delian League and the Boeotian League in 447 BC.
In 457 BC the Athenians had taken control of Boeotia at the Battle of Oenophyta, and spent the next ten years attempting to consolidate the League's power.
In 454 BC Athens lost a fleet attempting to aid an Egyptian revolt against Persia; fearing revolts by the other members of the Delian League, Athens moved the treasury to their city from Delos in 453 BC, and signed the Peace of Callias with Persia around 450 BC.
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 The Battle of Oenophyta
The Battle of Oenophyta took place between Athens and the Boeotian city-states in 457 BC.
At Oenophyta, led by Myronides they defeated the Boeotians, and then destroyed the walls of Tanagra and ravaged Locria and Phocis.
Their victory at Oenophyta allowed Athens to defeat Aegina later in the year, and to finish the construction of the Long Walls to the Athenian port of Piraeus (an action opposed by Sparta).
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 Greece: Shaw's Outline of Ancient History
Battle of Leuctra -astounding victory of the outnumbered Thebans under the command of the Theban general Epameinondas against the Spartans under Cleombrotos who lost his life in the battle ---- 371 BCE Xen Hell.
Seleucus, Ptolemy I, Lysimachus and Cassander [Diodorus Siculus XIX.56-62] Battle of Paraetacene (Autumn, 316 BCE) [Diod.
In 306 BCE the forces of Ptolemy and Antigonus clashed at the battle of Salamis.
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 Ethics of Greek Politics and Wars 500-360 BC by Sanderson Beck
Lysander craftily declined a naval battle with Alcibiades, and so the latter instructed the pilot Antiochus not to engage the navy of Lysander while he plundered Cyme even though it was part of the Athenian empire; they tried to defend their possessions and complained to Athens.
At the battle of Cunaxa in 401 BC the Greeks held their own against superior numbers, but after wounding his brother Artaxerxes, Cyrus was killed.
Battles over Phocis and Plataea alienated Thebes from Athens, though the plea of Isocrates to fight Thebes on behalf of Plataea was declined in Athens.
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Fifteen years [Footnote: B.C. ] after the battle of Plataea they seized the occasion when the Athenians were engaged with a large part of their forces in carrying on operations against the revolted island of Thasos to prepare an invasion of Attica.
Within sight of the shores of Attica lies the island of Aegina, famous in legend as the home of Aeacus, grandfather of Achilles, and distinguished for its school of sculpture, and for its mighty breed of athletes, whose feats are celebrated in the laureate strains of Pindar.
In the cities of Boeotia the leaders of the oligarchs had been driven into banishment after the battle of Oenophyta, and democracies were established under the control of Athens.
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 PERIOD AND EVENT LINE A   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
331 Alexander defeats Darius III at the battle of Gaugamela.
312 Ptolemy I defeats Demetrius Poliorcetes at the battle of Gaza.
222 Antigonus III and the Achaeans defeat Sparta at battle of Sllasia.
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 A brief timeline from 490 to 437 B.C.E.
The Athenians are defeated at the Battle of Tanagra, and the Spartans return home (as always).
The Athenians then defeat the Boeotians at the battle of Oenophyta, and enroll all cities in Boeotia (except Thebes) into the Delian League.
Boeotia revolts from the Delian League, and defeats an Athenian force at the Battle of Coronea.
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 Time line   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Battle of Artemisium: Naval battle and part of the Persian War
Battle of Himera: The Carthaginians attack Greek colonies on Sicily
Battle of Cumae: Etruscan attack on the colonies of Magna Graecia
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Epameinondas who understood the danger of an attack towards the city in human loss, abandoned any further attempts to sparta lanes conquer the city..Kleomenes instigated sparta nc weather Leotychides, the next heir in the Prokleid line of kings, to question the legitimacy of king Demaratos..
After this battle they concluded a truce, which gave the Athenians an opportunity of taking their revenge on the Boeotians at the battle of Oenophyta; of annexing to their empire Boeotia, Phocis and Locris; and of subjugating Aegina.
Five years later another battle took place, in which Corinth took the side of Spartans and Arcadians and Sikyonians the side of Messenians.
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