threatened to awake the tyrant if they did not proceed immediately and to discover the plot to him. ... He would undoubtedly have taken the city by surprise, as it had neither walls, defence, nor troops : but happily for Sparta, a Cretan havinganbsp;...
|Title||:||The ancient history of the Egyptians, Carthaginians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes and Persians, Grecians, and Macedonians|
|Author||:||Charles Rollin, Robert Lynam|