In 183 B.C. Messene seceded from the Achaean League, but was forced to rejoin in the following year; this inscription shows that subsequently some neighbouring cities sought to take over parts of Messene's territory. Adapted from the translation by Ilias Arnaoutoglou, "Dispute Settlement between Poleis-Members of the Achaean League. A New Source" ( Dike, 2010 - academia.edu ).
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