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It speaks much for the strength of Miletus that her citizens were able to meet the Lydians in the open field.The History of Antiquity, Vol. III (of VI)|Max Duncker
Miletus fell under subjection to the Romans, and became a considerable place under the Greek emperors.Ruins of Ancient Cities (Vol. II of II)|Charles Bucke
In the later conflict, on the contrary, Miletus is the leader in the revolt.
To him the inhabitants of Miletus are not the Ionian colonists.The World of Homer|Andrew Lang
It set Miletus free from the Persians, and was the first step backwards of their great power.Aunt Charlotte's Stories of Greek History|Charlotte M. Yonge