By Robert R. Edgar, Neil J. Hackett, George F. Jewsbury, Barbara A. Molony, Matthew S Gordon
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3, AX. 3, AX. 3, AX. 3, BX. See Appendix H, Dialects and Ethnic Groups, 54-5, 7-8, for more o n the lonians. 3, BX. 3, BX); see Appendix 1, Religious Festivals, $5. Such festivals often included athletic and cultural contests. - - BOOKONE tended wore belts across their middles; and it is but a few years since that the practice ceased. To this day among some of the barbarians, especially in Asia, when prizes for boxing and wrestling are offered, belts are worn by the combatants.  And there are many other points in which a likeness might be shown between the life of the Hellenic world of old and the barbarian of today.
26, BY. 26, BY. 26, BX. Hoplite is the Greek word for a heavily armed infantryman; see Appendix F, Land Warfare, $2. 26, BY. 29 435 CORCYRA corinth refuses c ~ proposals, declares war, and sends a fleet. It is defeated. Epidamnus surrenders. 30 435 IONIAN GULF The Corcyraeans now control the Ionian GUK,but Corinth organizes a new fleet to challenge them again. 20 CORCYRA 435 BOOKONE assign it. They were also willing to refer the matter to the oracle at Delphi.  If, in defiance of their protestations, war was resorted to, they should be themselves compelled by this violence to seek friends in quarters where they had no desire to seek them, and to make even old ties give way to the necessity of assistance.
The rich doing their best to assimilate their way of life to that of the common people.  They also set the example of contending naked, publicly stripping and anointing themselves with oil in their gymnastic exercises. 3, BY. 3, BY. 3, AX. 3, AX. 3, AX. 3, BX. See Appendix H, Dialects and Ethnic Groups, 54-5, 7-8, for more o n the lonians. 3, BX. 3, BX); see Appendix 1, Religious Festivals, $5. Such festivals often included athletic and cultural contests. - - BOOKONE tended wore belts across their middles; and it is but a few years since that the practice ceased.