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Unformatted text preview: had no chance of controlling. Then in 454, they bring the money to Athens and Pericles uses it for his construction. This shows the power Athens is gaining because they have all the money and all the ships. No one can compete with them. Peace at Kallias- this was a treaty of peace between the greeks and the Persians. In 449. o Because of this, the Athenians know there is no threat, so they can rebuild. This down plays the Delian League because since there is no threat, city-states stop paying and now the Path of Platia is not in effect because Athen needs to look like a powerful city, so they do rebuild....
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- Spring '07