Croton - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a city on the coast of Bruttium
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Sostratus and Heracleides are sent with a Syracusan army to Croton.
Agathocles goes to Croton and Tarentum, but is forced to leave both
The people of Croton make peace with the Bruttii, and defeat a group
Agathocles captures Croton, and slaughters its male inhabitants.
The Romans capture Croton.
The Carthaginians capture Locri and Croton.
lturnum, Liternum, Salernum, Buxentum, Sipontum, Tempsa, and Croton.
ingly the inhabitants of Croton knowing this (they were
certain Gillus, King of Croton. However, the more generally
it. And Milon of Croton, as Theodorus of Hierapolis tell
was in the district of Croton, he one day was very thirs
my side." And once, at Croton, some Sybarites were stand
reported of the inhabitants of Croton or Sybaris. "Accordi
Pythagoras visited Sybaris and Croton and the neighbouring parts
[588 B.C.] - Glycon of Croton, stadion race Pythagoras
in Ar.] The Romans captured Croton. 124.3 * . 
the Graecostasis it rained milk. At Croton a flock of sheep
founded by the people of Croton, and the extensive Bay of
is claimed that Milon of Croton owes to his use of
our scholars: Orpheus of Croton, Zopyrus of Heracleia, Ono
their mouths. Or why at Croton, in the temple of Lacinian
by cities. The citizens of Croton earnestly asked of him, that
outcome were similar. Milon of Croton, as he was travelling, saw
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