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Croesus, last king of Lydia (c.560–546 bc), 

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The Oxford Classical Dictionary
Author(s):
Percy Neville UrePercy Neville Ure, Simon HornblowerSimon Hornblower

son of *Alyattes. He secured the throne after a struggle with a half-Greek half-brother, and completed the subjugation of the Greek cities on the Asia Minor coast. His subsequent relations with the Greeks were not unfriendly; he contributed to the rebuilding of the Artemisium at ... ...

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