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works were received in Macedonia, so this statement should be discounted. Demosthenes’ testimonies about the non-Greek character of the Macedonians Additional speculation on the use of Greek and the ethnicity of Macedonians: "Greek was the language used by Demosthenes and his delegation from Athens when they paid visits to Philip, also in 346 B.C." It is unclear whether citing Demosthenes as proof of the “Greek character” of the Macedonians is altogether serious. This is because Demosthenes is considered the fiercest pro-Greek detractor of Macedonia and Philip II. He continually stressed the non-Greek, or barbarian qualities of Macedonians. It would be truly astounding if the signatories, all authorities in classical studies, were unaware of this. Demosthenes‟ famous first speech against Philip II of Macedon was delivered in 351 BC and became famous under the name of “The First Philippic”. Later Philip attacked the city of Olintus, an ally of Athens. At that time, Demosthenes wrote another three speeches attacking the Macedonians and demanding that Athens help Olintus. However, Olintus was taken by the Macedonians and Demosthenes participated in the delegation that negotiated between Macedonia and Athens. Later, he wrote “The Fourth Philippic”. In 338 BC at Chaeronea, the famous battle between the Macedonians and the Greeks took place. After that, Macedonia‟s king Philip II occupied most of the Greek city-states. Demosthenes continued making anti-Macedonian speeches causing the Greeks to rebel against the Macedonians for their own freedom. However, later the Athens‟ Council, under Macedonian pressure, reached a

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