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What was the turning point for Sparta in the Peloponnesian War against Athens?

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September 02, 2017 7:27AM

Persia got back at Athens by giving the Peloponnesian League led by Sparta the money to buy and pay for the running of a war fleet comparable to that of the Athenians. The money allowed the Spartans to offer double pay to the crewmen, and so attract the best seamen.