W roku 364 p.n.e. w Tessalii trwała wojna domowa. Działania Aleksandra - tyrana z Feraj spowodowały opór Tessalów z innych miast, którzy wezwali na pomoc Tebańczyków. Na czele idących im na pomoc przeciwnikom Aleksandra stanął Pelopidas. Pod Kynoskefalaj jego idące w kolumnie siły zostały niespodziewanien zaatakowanew przez armię Feraj.
In 364 bc civil war was raging in Thesssaly. Actions of Alexander - tyrant of Pherae caused resistance from Thessalians from other cities. They called for help from Thebes. Pelopiodas was commanding the army that was coming for help. At Cynoscephalae his forces marching in a collumn were attacked by Pherae's army.
On the left side of the hill Pelopidas' forces - Thessalians and allied Theban hoplites march in collumn. In the foreground Thessalian cavalry. On the right side hoplites and other Alexander's forces.
Alexander's hoplites prepare to attack
and Pelopidas' elite cavalry facing them
Zlexander's forces move forward on the entire front. Cavalry has made more space for the left wing hoplites to maneouver.
Hoplites and Alexander's cavalry on the left wing getting near Thessalian cavalry.
Hoplites and light foot on the Pelopidas' left wing.
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