War between Sparta and Olynthus

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  • Elsa Bouchard (University of Montreal)

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After a two-year siege Sparta subdued Olynthus, whose power as the capital of the Chalcidian Confederacy had become threatening.

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Bouchard, Elsa. "War between Sparta and Olynthus". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=11255, accessed 19 April 2014.]