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  • SYRACUSE (Gr.
  • Syracuse was the chief Greek city of ancient Sicily, and one of the earliest Greek settlements in the island.
  • 4, p. 269) Chersicrates and Archias of Corinth, both Heraclidae, left their native city together with a band of colonists, the former stopping with half the force at Corcyra, where he expelled the Liburnians and occupied the island, while Archias proceeded to Syracuse.'
  • 431) might suggest, the primitive kingship was retained or renewed at Syracuse, as it certainly was in some other Greek colonies.
  • It is far more certain that Syracuse went through the usual revolutions of a Greek city.
 

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