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Headword: Ἀπολογισμός
Adler number: alpha,3401
Translated headword: explanation
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
Polybios [writes]: "Xanthippos, coming into their hands, revealed to the [sc. Carthaginian] leaders the explanations for why they were now failing and how they could defeat their enemies."[1]
Greek Original:
Ἀπολογισμός: Πολύβιος: ὁ δὲ Ξάνθιππος παραγενόμενος εἰς χεῖρας ἔφερε τοῖς ἄρχουσι τοὺς ἀπολογισμοὺς, παρὰ τί νῦν σφαλείησαν, καὶ πῶς δύναιντο τοὺς ἐναντίους νικᾶν.
Notes:
The unglossed headword is evidently generated by the quotation given.
See also alpha 3400.
[1] An approximation of Polybios 1.32.4, on an episode in the First Punic War; cf. Diodorus Siculus 23.14.
Keywords: biography; historiography; history; military affairs
Translated by: William Hutton on 28 January 2002@16:10:42.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note; cosmetics) on 29 January 2002@03:12:06.
David Whitehead (x-ref; another keyword; tweaks and cosmetics) on 1 January 2010@08:13:37.
David Whitehead on 3 April 2012@06:48:53.
David Whitehead (another note) on 28 August 2015@04:50:17.

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