A mighty shield in front of both classes and suffered

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Unformatted text preview: ously rich, Even for these I contrived that they suffered no harm I stood with a mighty shield in front of both classes, And suffered neither of them to prevail unjustly. And what does that mean? SOLON’S REFORMS •  Seisachtheia (“shaking off of burdens”) – cancellation of debt I brought the people together for these reasons, How did I stop before I accomplished them? In the court of Time these things will be witnessed by the testimony of the great mother of the Olympian gods, the Black Earth, from whom I drew...
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This document was uploaded on 03/18/2014 for the course ANCH 026 at UPenn.

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