313 B.C. Olympiad 116.4

Consuls: L. Papirius Sp.f. Cursor (V), C. Junius C.f. Bubulcus Brutus (II)
Athenian archon: Theophrastus

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1 GRE {11 Gamelion -G = January/February} Document: Syll_320, an Athenian decree, in honour of Asander, the Macedonian satrap of Caria.
1a THR Lysimachus puts down rebellions in his kingdom, and defeats and kills Pausanias, the general of Antigonus.
+Diod_19.73'1-10; { Errington_p39-40.}
2 PEL Antigonus sends Telesphorus with a fleet to the Peloponnese.
3 EPI Philippus the brother of Cassander defeats and kills Aeacides, the king of Epirus; Alcetas becomes the next king of Epirus.
* Read Diodorus' account
+Diod_19.74'3-6, 88'1; Paus_1.11'4-5.
3a ASI ?? Document: SEG_47.1563, a treaty of sympoliteia between Latmus and Pidasa in Caria.
4 Antigonus gains control of the cities of Caria, and liberates Miletus from Asander.
* Read Diodorus' account
Syll_322'B; +Diod_19.75'1-6; { Errington_p31.}
5 GRE Cassander besieges Oreus in Euboea.
Syll_409'13-18; +Diod_19.75'6-8.
6 CYR Agis, the general of Ptolemy, suppresses a revolt at Cyrene.
* Read Diodorus' account
+Diod_19.79'1-4; Paus_1.6'5, '8; { ~CAH_7.1'49; Hölbl_p18=313/2.}
7 ETR The dictator C.Poetelius captures Fregellae.
* Read Diodorus' account
@  (?) Ennius:Ann_168-169; +Diod_19.101'1-3; +Liv_9.28'2-3, 31'13; +FastCap_p46; { CAH_7.2'372.}
8 PEL ++ The cruelty of Chaeron, the tyrant of Pellene.
Phld:Acad_11-12; Athen_11.509'b; { Chaeron was a pupil of Plato and Xenocrates, and is said to have been made tyrant of Pellene by Alexander.}
9 GRE ?? Xenocrates converts Polemon from a dissolute life to the study of philosophy.
* Read Diogenes' account
Phld:Acad_13;B  ValMax_6.9e'1; Plut:Mor_71'E; Lucian:BisAc_16-17; DiogLaert_1'14, 4'16, '19; Suda_P'1887.
10 ?? Polemon and Crantor become friends while studying with Xenocrates.
Phld:Acad_16;B  DiogLaert_4'24-25.
11 ?? Xenocrates rescues a sparrow.
Aelian:VH_13'31; DiogLaert_4'10.
12 ?? The Athenians accept evidence from Xenocrates without requiring him to take an oath.
* Read Cicero's account
Cic:Att_1.16'4; ValMax_2.10e'2.
13 ?? Polyperchon criticizes Xenocrates for recommending a friend who is shown to be greedy.
14 ?? Sayings of Xenocrates, illustrating his self-control.
* Read Aelian's account
ValMax_7.2e'6; Aelian:VH_14'42.
15 ?? Sayings of the Spartan Eudamidas about Xenocrates.
* Read Plutarch's account
Plut:Mor_192'A-B, 220'D-E.
16 ++ Menecrates of Elaea, Zenon, and (possibly) Epicurus are pupils of Xenocrates.
* Read Strabo's account
Cic:ND_1'72; Strab_12'550;(3.22)  DiogLaert_7'2.
17 ++ General comments on the character of Xenocrates.
DiogLaert_4'6-11; Suda_X'43.
18 << The death of the philosopher Xenocrates, who is succeeded as head of the Academy by Polemon.
* Read Diogenes' account
Phld:Acad_4;B  Lucian:Macr_20; ClemAl:Strom_1'14;(↓)  Censor:DN_15'2; +DiogLaert_4'14-15, '16; Suda_X'42; { CAH_7.1'494; OCD_x.}
19 << Theophrastus writes about the geography of Italy.
20 Ptolemaeus the general of Antigonus arrives with a fleet in Boeotia, and forces Cassander to abandon the siege of Oreus.
21 ASI Antigonus advances as far as the Hellespont, but does not cross it.
* Read Diodorus' account
+Diod_19.77'5-7; Plut:Demetr_5'1; Paus_1.6'5.
22 CYP Ptolemy gains control of Cyprus and makes Nicocreon king of the island.
* Read Diodorus' account
+Diod_19.79'5-7; Strab_17'791,(1.5)  14'684;(6.6)  (?) THI_251; Porph:Fr_42; { Hölbl_p18.}
23 ITA The Romans capture Nola.
* Read Livy's account
+Diod_19.101'3; +Liv_9.28'4-6; { CAH_7.2'662; OCD_n.}
24 MAC The Corcyraeans force the garrisons left by Cassander to abandon Apollonia and Epidamnus.
25 CIL Demetrius takes his army by forced marches to Mallus, but arrives after Ptolemy has left the area.
* Read Diodorus' account
+Diod_19.80'1-2; Plut:Demetr_5'1; { Green_687=312.}
26 GRE Ptolemaeus captures Chalcis and Oropus, and forces the Athenians to sue for peace.
27 ETR == The Romans found colonies at Suessa Aurunca, Pontia, and Saticula.
* Read Diodorus' account
+Diod_19.101'3; +Liv_9.28'7; Vell_1.14'4; { CAH_7.2'372; Green_687.}

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