Hellespont - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- strait between Anatolia and Europe, the modern Dardanelles
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completely overwhelms the fleet of Polyperchon in the Hellespont.
Antigonus advances as far as the Hellespont, but does not cross it.
Roman army advances to the Hellespont, with the active assistance
The Roman army under L.Scipio crosses the Hellespont.
ships sailing through the Hellespont into the Black Sea, but the
L.Cassius surrenders to Caesar at the Hellespont.
to Menander; Phrygia on the Hellespont to Leonnatus.
Chersonese, crossed the Hellespont, having previously sen
soldiers, he crossed the Hellespont by night, with the kin
the people of the Hellespont call the cupbearer ἐ&p
in the country near the Hellespont, making war against
auty; and sailing to the Hellespont with Axiochus, who was
was just come from the Hellespont, "Why, then," said she
having again crossed the Hellespont, encouraged his soldie
was still busy in the Hellespont, as is obvious from
phrase 'As it were the Hellespont and its barriers' come
 & The Scipios cross the Hellespont, 190 B.C. : PRIS
nal equinox, crossed the Hellespont, and landing in Thrace
seat of kings, Caria, Hellespontus, and Phrygia came
when Xerxes crossed the Hellespont, after bridging it nea
led over Lydia, Thrace and the Hellespont. The Macedonian
Lysimachus governed the Hellespont, and Cassander possess
Syracuse, but of Ionia and the Hellespont. 18 Thus Alcibia
the regions round the Hellespont and the Chersonese;
rds Seleucus died by the Hellespont, at the age of 72 year
ral of the forces by the Hellespont, to be his daughter's
naval forces around the Hellespont and Propontis, and lie
(c. 238-227) ] battle in Phrygia by the Hellespont [against] Ant
(c. 246) lia and Ionia and the Hellespont and Thrace, and of
demus, who held command in the Hellespont. Charidemus brou
of stealing the money for the Hellespont.  & SCHOL.A
still engaged around the Hellespont, as is obvious from
ans of the Propontis and Hellespont, will attack you aroun
with all speed over the Hellespont, for the Greeks design
isodorus sailed into the Hellespont,  and a third,
hopes, marched to the Hellespont with all his forces,
decided to sail to the Hellespont, in order to destroy
anded by Cleitus, in the Hellespont; but because of his
the naval victory in the Hellespont, Antigonus ordered his
to Thasos, and a third to the Hellespont. The besieged
then passed the Hellespont, to meet the Macedonian army
the satrapy on the Hellespont to Leonnatus and gives him
Leucadia, Antirrhio, the Hellespont and the two Bospori;
(c. 237/6) Ionia and] on the Hellespont, the same as for t
over the floating Helle [Hellespont] that roof of far but
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