The Battle of Cynossema was a naval battle in the Hellespont in 411 BC between Athens and Sparta, around the same time the Athenian democracy was overthrown in favour of a short-lived oligarchy.

The Peloponnesian fleet, led by Sparta, was stationed at (The Free Press, 1996) ISBN 0-684-82815-4

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Greek Battles


Battle of Chaeronea (

Thucydides - History of the Peloponnesian War Book 8, Chapter 26