Gela - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a city in southern Sicily
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rescues a Syracusan force which is attacked by Sostratus at Gela.
agrees peace terms with the cities of Acragas, Gela, and Messene.
Carthaginian army takes up a strong position near Gela.
Agathocles enters Gela and massacres his opponents there.
Agathocles escapes to Gela, where he beats off a Carthaginian attack.
The comic poet Apollodorus of Gela is a contemporary of Menander.
ias moves the inhabitants of Gela to a new city called Phintias, but
162] But Archestratus of Gela, in his treatise on Gastrono
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