Plataea - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a town in Boeotia, site of a Greek victory in 479 B.C.
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defeated Mardonius at Plataea, having transgressed the
fight against them at Plataea, as they would certainly
wards he burnt Thespiae, Plataea, and Athens, all abandone
housand auxiliaries from Plataea, went out to battle in
destroyed, the Phocians, Plataeans, Thespians, and Orchome
ias who conquered Mardonius at Plataea. Pausanias was suc
perchon. Solon of Plataea and Deinarchus of Corinth, who
Greeks over the Persians at Plataea. Encouraged by this
Herodotus, 8.28]  The Plataeans. The Plataeans
son of Pharnaces, escaped from Plataea, and came to Thessa
velled from Corinth to & Plataea & (?) the ancient city
Already he has adjudged the Plataeans his. And you say
ssadors arrived at Plataea and presented the voted honours
(soon after 235/4) Opous Apollodoros of Plataia Lyson of Phokis Theod
(c. 222/1) cendants: Eudamos of Plataia, the son of Brychon
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