Chaeronea


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a battle in which Philip II of Macedon defeated the Athenians and Thebans (338 BC) and also Sulla defeated Mithridates (86 BC)

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The Thebans and Athenians, through the single military disaster at Chaeronea (338 B.
His descriptions of battles, especially Chaeronea, which is by far Philip's most famous victory, are as complete as possible.
In 1893 Ives founded a secret society, The Order of Chaeronea, to advance the "Cause"--a forerunner of the Mattachine Society.
The main sources are Galen of Pergamum who wrote mainly from a medical point of view, Athenaeus of Naucratis, a food encyclopaedist, Plutarch of Chaeronea, and Pliny.
73) Laurence was a member of the Society of Chaeronea, which worked secretly for "gay rights.