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War, Food, and Politics in Early Hellenistic Athens$
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G. J. Oliver

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780199283507

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2007

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199283507.001.0001

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Warfare and the Athenian Countryside

Warfare and the Athenian Countryside

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(p.113) 4 Warfare and the Athenian Countryside
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War, Food, and Politics in Early Hellenistic Athens
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DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199283507.003.0005

This chapter deals with the impact of enemy incursions in Attica and attempts made by the Athenians to remove enemy forces installed in the polis. Epigraphical evidence from this period shows a consistent concern for the defence of the countryside, and in particular for the successful harvest of crops.

Keywords:   Attica, warfare, Athenian polis, Chremonidean War, harvest, countryside

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