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313 B.C. Olympiad 116.4


Consuls: L. Papirius Sp.f. Cursor (V), C. Junius C.f. Bubulcus Brutus (II)
Athenian archon: Theophrastus

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1 GRE {11 Gamelion -G = January/February} Document: Syll_320, an Athenian decree, in honour of Asander, the Macedonian satrap of Caria.
1a THR Lysimachus puts down rebellions in his kingdom, and defeats and kills Pausanias, the general of Antigonus.
+Diod_19.73'1-10; { Errington_p39-40.}
2 PEL Antigonus sends Telesphorus with a fleet to the Peloponnese.
+Diod_19.74'1-2.
3 EPI Philippus the brother of Cassander defeats and kills Aeacides, the king of Epirus; Alcetas becomes the next king of Epirus.
* Read Diodorus' account
+Diod_19.74'3-6, 88'1; Paus_1.11'4-5.
3a ASI ?? Document: SEG_47.1563, a treaty of sympoliteia between Latmus and Pidasa in Caria.
4 Antigonus gains control of the cities of Caria, and liberates Miletus from Asander.
* Read Diodorus' account
Syll_322'B; +Diod_19.75'1-6; { Errington_p31.}
5 GRE Cassander besieges Oreus in Euboea.
Syll_409'13-18; +Diod_19.75'6-8.
6 CYR Agis, the general of Ptolemy, suppresses a revolt at Cyrene.
* Read Diodorus' account
Inscr_203'27-29;(satrap)  +Diod_19.79'1-4; Paus_1.6'5, '8; { ~CAH_7.1'49; Hölbl_p18=313/2.}
7 ETR The dictator C.Poetelius captures Fregellae.
* Read Diodorus' account
@  (?) Ennius:Ann_168-169; +Diod_19.101'1-3; +Liv_9.28'2-3, 31'13; +FastCap_p46; { CAH_7.2'372.}
8 PEL ++ The cruelty of Chaeron, the tyrant of Pellene.
Athen_11.509'b; { Chaeron was a pupil of Plato and Xenocrates, and is said to have been made tyrant of Pellene by Alexander.}
9 GRE ?? Xenocrates converts Polemon from a dissolute life to the study of philosophy.
* Read Diogenes' account
ValMax_6.9e'1;L  Plut:Mor_71'E; Lucian:BisAc_16-17; DiogLaert_1'14, 4'16, '19; Suda_P'1887.
10 ?? Polemon and Crantor become friends while studying with Xenocrates.
DiogLaert_4'24-25.
11 ?? Xenocrates rescues a sparrow.
* Read Aelian's account
Aelian:VH_13'31; DiogLaert_4'10.
12 ?? The Athenians accept evidence from Xenocrates without requiring him to take an oath.
* Read Cicero's account
Cic:Att_1.16'4; ValMax_2.10e'2.L 
13 ?? Polyperchon criticizes Xenocrates for recommending a friend who is shown to be greedy.
Plut:Mor_533'C.
14 ?? Sayings of Xenocrates, illustrating his self-control.
* Read Aelian's account
ValMax_7.2e'6;L  Aelian:VH_14'42.
15 ?? Sayings of the Spartan Eudamidas about Xenocrates.
* Read Plutarch's account
Plut:Mor_192'A-B, 220'D-E.
16 ++ Menecrates of Elaea, Zenon, and (possibly) Epicurus are pupils of Xenocrates.
* Read Strabo's account
Cic:ND_1'72; Strab_12'550;(3.22)  DiogLaert_7'2.
17 ++ General comments on the character of Xenocrates.
* Read Diogenes' account
DiogLaert_4'6-11; Suda_X'43.
18 << The death of the philosopher Xenocrates, who is succeeded as head of the Academy by Polemon.
* Read Diogenes' account
Lucian:Macr_20; ClemAl:Strom_1'14;(↓)  Censor:DN_15'2; +DiogLaert_4'14-15, '16; Suda_X'42; { CAH_7.1'494; OCD_x.}
19 << Theophrastus writes about the geography of Italy.
+Plin:HN_3'58.L 
20 Ptolemaeus the general of Antigonus arrives with a fleet in Boeotia, and forces Cassander to abandon the siege of Oreus.
+Diod_19.77'2-5.
21 ASI Antigonus advances as far as the Hellespont, but does not cross it.
* Read Diodorus' account
+Diod_19.77'5-7; Plut:Demetr_5'1; Paus_1.6'5.
22 CYP Ptolemy gains control of Cyprus and makes Nicocreon king of the island.
* Read Diodorus' account
+Diod_19.79'5-7; Strab_17'791,(1.5)  14'684;(6.6)  Porph:Fr_42; { Hölbl_p18.}
23 ITA The Romans capture Nola.
* Read Livy's account
+Diod_19.101'3; +Liv_9.28'4-6; { CAH_7.2'662; OCD_n.}
24 MAC The Corcyraeans force the garrisons left by Cassander to abandon Apollonia and Epidamnus.
+Diod_19.78'1.
25 CIL Demetrius takes his army by forced marches to Mallus, but arrives after Ptolemy has left the area.
* Read Diodorus' account
+Diod_19.80'1-2; Plut:Demetr_5'1; { Green_687=312.}
26 GRE Ptolemaeus captures Chalcis and Oropus, and forces the Athenians to sue for peace.
+Diod_19.78'2-5.
27 ETR == The Romans found colonies at Suessa Aurunca, Pontia, and Saticula.
* Read Diodorus' account
+Diod_19.101'3; +Liv_9.28'7; Vell_1.14'4; { CAH_7.2'372; Green_687.}

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