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Gwydion and the Battle of the Trees
One of the common themes in Welsh mythology involves raids into the Underworld. This nether land realm is called by different sources Annwn, Achren, Caer Sidi, or by modern English references: Hades or the Otherworld. The images of the Welsh Underworld were...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
King Arthur and the Cymry Heroes
The Celtic Britons called themselves the Cymry, which meant "fellow countrymen" in their Celtic tongue. Once Roman rule ended in Britain in about 410 A.D., a power vacuum developed, leading to the onslaught of Germanic invasions by Angles and Saxons,...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
King James Bible: Deuteronomy, Chapter 20
Chapter 20 20:1 When thou goest out to battle against thine enemies, and seest horses, and chariots, and a people more than thou, be not afraid of them: for the LORD thy God is with thee, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt. 20:2 And it shall be,...
Old Testament >> Deuteronomy
The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
Religions >> Druidism
Religions >> Vedic

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The Chronology of the Years 432 and 431 BC - jstor
Potidaea and the battle followed. Six months later occurred the attack on Plataea, when the archonship of Pythodoros still had two months to run.' The attack was ...
The Formation of the Chalcidic League - jstor
League was formed at the time of the revolt of Olynthos and Potidaea ... torian's account shows4 that after the battle of Salamis, when Potidaea revolted from the  ...
The Chronology of the Years 432 and 431 B. C.
battle of Potidaea was fought in the tenth month before the attack on Plataea, with the one ... In the course of this paper I shall show that the battle of Potidaea.
“Yand their kings must be those who have become the best in both ...
indicates that he fought in the battles of Potidaea, Delium, and Amphipolis (28e). ... The expedition to Potidaea probably consumed close to three years of his.
Socrates' Military Service
does not explicitly refer to Socrates in battle or on campaign outside the city but ... conspicuous conduct during retreats at Potidaea and Delium informs the comic ...

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Xena: Warrior Princess - An Episode Road Map
With a handy set of skills, including the manipulation of pressure points and wielding her throwing weapon of choice - the Chakram - Xena started upon her road to redemption by battling gods, warlords and the odd king or two.
Xena and Gabrielle are still total BFFs as Lucy Lawless and Renee O'Connor
Xena and Gabrielle are still hanging out - thousands of years after saving countless lives in the ancient world. Actresses Lucy Lawless and Renee O'Connor - who played Warrior Princess Xena and her companion Gabrielle, the battling bard of Potidaea ...
On Socrates: life and legacy
Historians believe Socrates fought in the Battle of Potidaea (432 B.C.) a catalyst of the Peloponnesian War (431-404 B.
Martial arts and the mind
Moreover, his teacher Socrates was a renowned soldier, famously saving the wounded Alcibiades in battle at Potidaea - the gadfly's perseverance and courage were uncanny.
The Primary Cause of the Peloponnesian War
The Peloponnesian War was a 27-year-long struggle between Sparta and Athens that occurred between 431 and 404 B.C. Athens was the head of an empire of city-states on the Aegean Sea; Sparta headed its own group of allies along the Peloponnesus ...

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Battle of Potidaea - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This article describes the battle immediately prior to the Peloponnesian War in 432 BC. For the battle that occurred during the Persian Wars, see the Siege of ...
Potidaea - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Potidaea was a colony founded by the Corinthians around 600 BC in the narrowest point of the ... the Athenians in 432 BC, and it was besieged at the beginning of the Peloponnesian War and taken in the Battle of Potidaea in 430 BC.
Battle of Potidaea - Ancient Greek Battles
The Athenians suspected further hostilities between them and Corinth, after the Battle Of Sybota. The Athenian assembly feared that in Potidaea the Corinthians  ...
Siege of Potidaia, 432-430/29 BC
Apr 26, 2011 This battle was a clear Athenian victory. ... The Athenians kept possession of Potidaea, eventually resettling the city with their own colonists.
Socrates as Hoplite | mark anderson -
Plato's Apology indicates that he fought in the battles of Potidaea, Delium, and Amphipolis (28e). But no one has known quite what to make of a Socrates in ...

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