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Lysander

(d. 395 bc) Spartan general


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(died 395 bc)

Spartan general. He commanded the Spartan fleet that defeated the Athenian navy in 405. Lysander captured Athens in 404, so bringing the Peloponnesian War to an end.

Subjects: Classical Studies.


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