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Thucydides, The History Of The Peloponnesian War, 8.93.3


τὸ δὲ πᾶν πλῆθος τῶν ὁπλιτῶν ἀπὸ πολλῶν καὶ πρὸς πολλοὺς λόγων γιγνομένων ἠπιώτερον ἦν ἢ πρότερον καὶ ἐφοβεῖτο μάλιστα περὶ τοῦ παντὸς πολιτικοῦ: ξυνεχώρησάν τε ὥστε ἐς ἡμέραν ῥητὴν ἐκκλησίαν ποιῆσαι ἐν τῷ Διονυσίῳ περὶ ὁμονοίας.After a great many had spoken and had been spoken to, the whole body of heavy infantry became calmer than before, absorbed by their fears for the country at large, and now agreed to hold upon an appointed day an assembly in the theatre of Dionysus for the restoration of concord.


Intertexts (texts cited often on the same page as the searched text):

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1. Aristophanes, Lysistrata, 421 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

421. ὅτε γ' ὢν ἐγὼ πρόβουλος, ἐκπορίσας ὅπως
2. Thucydides, The History of The Peloponnesian War, 8.67.1, 8.67.3, 8.82.2, 8.89 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

8.67.1. At this juncture arrived Pisander and his colleagues, who lost no time in doing the rest. First they assembled the people, and moved to elect ten commissioners with full powers to frame a constitution, and that when this was done they should on an appointed day lay before the people their opinion as to the best mode of governing the city. 8.67.3. The way thus cleared, it was now plainly declared, that all tenure of office and receipt of pay under the existing institutions were at an end, and that five men must be elected as presidents, who should in their turn elect one hundred, and each of the hundred three apiece; and that this body thus made up to four hundred should enter the council chamber with full powers and govern as they judged best, and should convene the five thousand whenever they pleased. 8.82.2. To the plan of sailing for Piraeus, leaving their more immediate enemies behind them, Alcibiades opposed the most positive refusal, in spite of the numbers that insisted upon it, saying that now that he had been elected general he would first sail to Tissaphernes and concert with him measures for carrying on the war.
3. Xenophon, Hellenica, 2.3.30 (5th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

2.3.30. Now to let you know that this man’s present doings are nothing new, but that he is, rather, a traitor by nature, I will recall to you his past deeds. This man in the beginning, although he had received honours at the hands of the democracy, was extremely eager, like his father Hagnon, to change the democracy into the oligarchy of the Four Hundred, See note on I. vii. 28. and he was a leader in that government. When, 404 B.C. however, he perceived that some opposition to the oligarchy was gathering, he look the lead again—as champion of the democrats against the oligarchs! That is the reason, you know, why he is nicknamed Buskin :
4. Demosthenes, Orations, 22.77 (4th cent. BCE - 4th cent. BCE)

5. Andocides, Orations, 1.73, 1.76

6. Andocides, Orations, 1.73, 1.76



Subjects of this text:

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alcibiades Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 640
aristotle, on the oligarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 640
autochthony, and cohesion Barbato, The Ideology of Democratic Athens: Institutions, Orators and the Mythical Past (2020) 101
autochthony, and concord (homonoia) Barbato, The Ideology of Democratic Athens: Institutions, Orators and the Mythical Past (2020) 101
civil war Barbato, The Ideology of Democratic Athens: Institutions, Orators and the Mythical Past (2020) 101
constitution of athens (aristotle) Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 640
democracy, in athens, vs. the oligarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 640
democratic restoration, amnesty Barbato, The Ideology of Democratic Athens: Institutions, Orators and the Mythical Past (2020) 101
lebeau le cadet, m., on philoctetes and alcibiades Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 640
lysias funeral oration, dating Barbato, The Ideology of Democratic Athens: Institutions, Orators and the Mythical Past (2020) 101
philoctetes (sophocles), and alcibiades Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 640
probouloi' Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 640
theramenes Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 640
thucydides (politician), on the oligarchy Jouanna, Sophocles: A Study of His Theater in Its Political and Social Context (2018) 640