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Euthydemus
(540 words)

(Εὐθύδημος; Euthýdemos).

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[1] Athenian strategos 418/7 BC

Athenian strategos of 418/17 BC. He took part in the Sicilian campaign, during which in 414/13 both he and Menander became commanders to serve alongside Nicias. They were defeated before  Demosthenes [1] even arrived. They failed in their attempt to force their departure…

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Schmitz, Winfried (Bielefeld), Karttunen, Klaus (Helsinki), Cassin, Barbara (Paris) and Nutton, Vivian (London), “Euthydemus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 25 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e407200>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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