At Salamis, the Spartan Eurycleides gathered the fleets of the Lacedemonians, Corinthians, Sikyonians, Epidaurians, Troizenians, Hermions, Megarians, Amprakiots, Leucadians, Croton, Eginetans Chalkidians, Eretrians,  Keïans,  Naxians, Styrians,  Kythnos, Seriphians, Siphnians, Melians, and Athenians. Luring the Persian fleet under Xerxes into the narrow straits between the island of Salamis and the mainland of Attica, the Greek fleet greatly damaged the Persian fleet (Herodotus, Book VIII 40-9)

 

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