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The Law Against Tyrants: M. Tod, Greek Historical Inscriptions, Oxford 1946, 67 ff. 18Chabiiras, section 3, concluded from the Tribute Lists that in 454 the colony of. Milesians on Leros was officially recognized as an ally of Athens, so that apart from their obligation to the League they were operating quite independently of any other power that year. This does not take into account the fact that the Milesians from Leros are then submerged for a number of years after this with Miletos in general, and that the island is referred to in 427/6 ff.

BENSON ANCIENT LEROS tion, unanswerable at present, is bound to arise, who built them and against whom? Is this an indication of greater self-reliance on the part of the Lerians, intended to supplement the fortifications which must certainly have existed on the kastron? Partheni, too, may be represented in the fourth century by the Hekataios inscription found in nearby Smalu, although the earliest certain finds from the former site are the Aristomachos and Aristonikos inscriptions of the second century.

MONOGRAPHS Number One GEORGEHUXLEY,Anthemius of Tralles: a Study in Later Greek Geometry. 1959 Two dollars Nnmber Two Aristotle's TKrory of Being. EMERSONRUCHANAN, 1962 Two dollars fifty cents Number Three JACK L. BENSON,Ancient L ~ T O S . 1963 Two dollars fifty cents Number Four ", 16 Fig. 1 Sherds from the kastron U'ILLIAMhM. CALDER 111, The Inscription from Temple G at Selinus. 1963 Two dollars f i f t ~cents GREEK. ROMAN. AND . BYZANTINE SCHOLARLY . AIDS Number One Index of Passages Cited in HERBERTWEIR SMYTH Greek Grammar Compiled under bhe direction of WALTERA.

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