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Published by J.B. Lippincott Company in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Xenophon -- Criticism and interpretation

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Edition Notes

Statementby Sir Alexander Grant
SeriesAncient classics for English readers
ContributionsGrant, Alexander, Sir, bart., 1826-1884
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p.
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16345125M
LC Control Number10002518

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Xenophon, Anabasis Carleton L. Brownson, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. Od. ", "denarius") Click anywhere in the line to jump to another position: book: book 1 book 2 book 3 book 4 book 5 book 6 book 7. chapter: chapter 1 chapter 2 chapter 3 chapter 4 chapter 5 chapter 6 chapter 7 chapter 8 chapter 9 chapter 4. Thence he marched two stages, ten parasangs, to the Psarus river, the width of which was three plethra. From there he marched one stage, five parasangs, to the Pyramus river, the width of which was a stadium. 1 From there he marched two stages, fifteen parasangs, to Issus, the last city in Cilicia, a place situated on the sea, and large and prosperous. The book ends in BC, with the alliance (quickly dissolved) between Athens and Sparta. As opposed to Thucyidides, who reflects and extracts general conclusions and teachings from events, Xenophon stays within storytelling. He has been accused of being little objective, since he served the Spartans. However, his book is very interesting/5(6). Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Xenophon books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

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