Persian war

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Who did Artaphernes tell the Athenians to accept back?
Hippias
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What happend in 499?
Athens sent 20 ships to help Aristagoras
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What is the difference between the Doves and the Hawks?
The Doves wanted peace with Persia and Hawks wanted war with them
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Who was elected Eponymous Archon in 496-5
Hipparchus, which was a success to the Doves
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Who was elected Archon in 593-2
Themistocles- Sucess for Hawks
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Who returned in 493?
The miltiades- Pro Tyranny- Anti Persian
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When was the battle of Marathon?
490
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Why did Persians not bring a huge army?
Because they thought that they'd get local support
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Why did the Spartans not help?
Because of a religious festival
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Why did Callimachus (polemarch) and 10 Strategoi opt for a quick attack?
because they feared betrayal of Athens by those who still harboured support for Persia
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How many Athenians were killed in the battle of Marathon?
1000
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How many Persians were killed?
6400
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Why was Ostraicism a key feature after the battle of Marathon?
To prevent another Tyranny, Weapon used againts political enemies
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Who was the first person to be Ostracised?
Hipparchus (Hippias's nephew) in 488
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What suspicous people were Ostracised?
Megakles 487, Callias assosciated with Persia and Alcmaenoids,
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Why were the Ostracisms suppisous?
Because the Demos were anti Persia and all those had some kind of connection to Persia
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Meaning?
There is enough evidence to say that Ostracism was corrupted
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How did you become Archon after the battle of Marathon?
Changed from election to lot
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How many candidates were there for Arkonship
500- 50 from each tribe
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Significance?
Now because it was luck Arkonship was less desiarable and wasnt associated with well known figures
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What would it mean if Archons were less important?
Areopagus less important- eupatridae less influential in the polis
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What effect did this have on the Strategoi?
They became more important
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What did Themistocles want to promote?
The navy- manned by ordinary citizens and financed by the state
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When did Themistocles’ propose to develop the navy from the profits of the Laurium mines
483
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