Battle of Himera

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Historical Context Note

Gelon the tyrant of Sicily successfully repelled a Carthaginian invasion prompted by the Sicilian Terillus after the latter's expulsion from the city.

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Citation:
Bouchard, Elsa. "Battle of Himera". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=11190, accessed 21 October 2014.]