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Examples of Olynthu
His power was thus so far increased that he founded a new city, called Philippi, in the regions where his gold mines yielded one thousand talents yearly.
Having obtained this place, he commenced, without a declaration of war against Athens, a series of hostile measures, while he professed to be her friend.
But before effective aid could he rendered, the island of Eubœa, through the intrigues of Philip, revolted from Athens.
Hostilities broke out in the year 350 B.C., and Demosthenes put forward all his eloquence to excite his countrymen to vigorous war.
Three expeditions were sent into Chalcidia, under the command of Chares, numbering altogether four thousand Athenians and ten thousand mercenaries.
It was not till the summer of B.C. 348 that this territory was recovered by Athens.