Peloponnesian League

The Peloponnesian League was an alliance in the Peloponnesus from the 6th to the 4th centuries BC.

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Peloponnesian League - Later History of The League
... After the Persian Wars the League was expanded into the Hellenic League, including Athens and other states ... The Hellenic League was led by Pausanias, but after he was recalled, it was led by Cimon of Athens ... Sparta withdrew and the Peloponnesian League was refounded with Sparta's original allies, while the Hellenic League turned into the Athenian-led Delian League ...
Classical Greece - 5th Century BC - The Peloponnesian War
... two city-states as it was a struggle between two coalitions, or leagues of city-states ... These two leagues were the Delian League in which Athens was the leading member, and the Peloponnesian League, which was led by Sparta ... The Delian League grew out of the necessity of presenting a unified front of all Greek city-states against Persian aggression ...
Mytilenian Debate - Causes For The Revolt
... Mytilene was one of the last non-tributary members of the Delian League (the alliance with Athens) which chose to man their own warships and send subjects to fight alongside ... However, this rejection had been prior to the outbreak of the Peloponnesian War ... This war, between the Sparta-led Peloponnesian League and the Athens-led Delian League, created an opportunistic situation because Sparta and Corinth were in a position in which cooperation (with Mytilene ...
History Of Sparta - 5th Century BC - Peloponnesian Wars
... The Peloponnesian Wars were the protracted armed conflicts, waged on sea and land, of the last half of the 5th century BC between the Delian League controlled by Athens and the ... The Delian League is often called "the Athenian Empire" by scholars ... The Peloponnesian League believed it was defending itself against Athenian aggrandizement ...

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