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CONTENTS

OF

THE FIRST VOLUME.


CHAPTER I.

PAGE

The Battle of Marathon .... 1

Explanatory Remarks on some of the circumstances of the Battle of Marathon ....67

Synopsis of Events between the Battle of Marathon, B.C. 490, and the Defeat of the Athenians at Syracuse, B.C. 413 .....60

CHAPTER II.

Defeat or the Athenians at Syracuse, B.C. 413 . 66

Synopsis of the Events between the Defeat of the Athenians at Syracuse and the Battle of Arbela ... 101

CHAPTER III.

The Battle of Arbela, B.C. 331 . . . 106

Synopsis of Events between the Battle of Arbela and the Battle of the Metaurus .... 147