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Unformatted text preview: food. The Athenian politician Kimon was ostracized in 461 BCE. As a direct consequence of the Athenian invasion of Sicily, the anti-democratic faction took control of the Athenian government. The Spartan general Lysander vetoed the destruction of Athens at the end of the Peloponnesian War. The main characters in Aristophanes Lysistrata are women seeking an end the Peloponnesian War; unlike most Greek tragedies, this comedy. The pine cone and ivy motifs on the mask in the image indicate that it represents the god who was thought to inspire ancient Greek drama, Dionysos....
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