In Greek mythology, what was ‘Seven Against Thebes’?

Answer: This was the attack of seven captains led by king of Argos, Adrastus, on the seven gates of ancient Thebes. This was prompted by the rivalry between the two sons of Oedipus, Polynices and Eteocles, for the kingship of Thebes.

Source: Webster’s New World Encyclopedia

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