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CONTENTS OF THE SECOND VOLUME.

CONTENTS OF BOOK V.

conference in form, by way of dialogue. The Athenians become mas-

ters of that island

p.74

CONTENTS OF BOOK VI.

P. 88

The Athenians resolve on the expedition to Sicily. Description of that

island

Year XVII. The debate in the assembly of the people at Athens about

the expedition. The generals nominated with full powers. The affair of
the Mercuries. Departure of the grand feet for Sicily. Proceedings at
Syracuse. The Athenian fleet arrives on the coast of Italy, Alcibiades re-
called to take bis trial about the Mercuries and profanation of the Mysteries.

CONTENTS OF BOOK VIII.

The news of the overthrow in Sicily causeth a great consternation at

Athens. All Greece is in combination against them; and their depende

ents are meditating revolts

Year XX. Revolt of the Chians. An alliance between Darius Nothus

and the Lacedæmonians. The war transferred to Ionia. Battle of Mi.
letus. A second alliance between Darius and the Lacedæmonians. Pro.
ceedings at Chios. Revolt of Rhodes. The politic conduct of Alcibia-
des: His intrigues. A sedition among the Athenians at Sumos in fa-

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