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The Anabasis of Xenophon, book V.

Xenophon

The Anabasis of Xenophon, book V.

With English notes by Alfred Pretor.

by Xenophon

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Published by University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesPitt Press series
ContributionsPretor, Alfred
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA4494 A65 1886
The Physical Object
Pagination120p.
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18636630M

LibriVox recording of Xenophon's Anabasis translated by H. G. Daykins, read by LibriVox volunteers, and proofed, coordinated, and produced by Karen Merline. Xenophon the Athenian was born B.C. He was a pupil of Socrates. He marched with the Spartans, and was exiled from Athens. Sparta gave him land and property in Scillus, where he lived for many years before having to move once more, to. The Anabasis, Volume 2 Xenophon Full view - The Anabasis, Book 1 Xenophon Full view - View all».

The Fourth Greek Book. Xenophon's Anabasis: The Last 4 Books: With Notes. Ed. by T.K. Arnold. Xenophon $ The Whole Works of Xenophon. Xenophon $ Anabasis: Bdehn. Buch V-VII. Xenophon $ Memoirs of Socrates for English Readers. Xenophon $ Commentarii V Accessit Quae Xenophontis Nomine Fertur Apologia Socratis. Xenophon's men, carried away by their valour, advanced further than they had need to, and had to cross back again in the rear of Xenophon's men, and of these too a few were wounded. IV. The passage effected, they fell into line about mid-day, and marched 1 .

  Xenophon the Athenian was born B.C. He was a pupil of Socrates. He marched with the Spartans, and was exiled from Athens. Sparta gave him land and property in Scillus, where he lived for many years before having to move once more, to settle in Corinth. The Anabasis gives a broadly chronological account of the reign of Alexander the Great of Macedon (– BC), with a particular focus on military matters. After a short Preface concerning Arrian's sources, Book 1 covers the early years of Alexander's reign (– BC), including notable descriptions of Alexander's sack of Thebes in and the battle of the Granicus in summer BC.


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The Anabasis by Xenophon (c. BCE) is an eyewitness account of Greek mercenaries' challenging 'March Up-Country' from Babylon back to the coast of Asia Minor book V. book Xenophon's guidance in BCE, after their leader Cyrus the Younger fell in a failed campaign against his brother.

Xenophon's Anabasis is a true story of remarkable adventures. Hellenica, a history of Greek affairs from tobegins as a continuation of Thucydides' account. There are four works on Socrates (collected in Volume IV of the Loeb Xenophon edition).Brand: Harvard. Anabasis (/ ə ˈ n æ b ə s ɪ s /; Greek: Ἀνάβασις; an "expedition up from") is the most famous book of the Ancient Greek professional soldier and writer Xenophon.

[1] The seven books making up the Anabasis were composed circa is is rendered in translation as The March of the Ten Thousand and as The March Up narration of the journey is Xenophon's best known.

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Anabasis 1 and 4 are available in paperback. Book 3 will appear as a PDF by May 1. Xenophon’s Anabasis Book 1 ( mb, pdf., 1st ed., 13July) on Amazon Each of the pages of commentary includes 10 lines of Greek text (one-third of an OCT page, ) and corresponding vocabulary (7 or fewer times) and notes below on the same page.

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There are four works on Socrates (collected in Volume IV of the Loeb Xenophon edition). Introduction. Xenophon's Anabasis is a seven-volume work written in Ancient Greek that is the author’s personal account of the expedition to seize the throne of Persia from Artaxerxes II in   The Histories by Herodotus, Volume 1 (Complete Audio Book) - Duration: The Study of Antiquity and the Middle A views.

Xenophon the Athenian was born B.C. He was a pupil of Socrates. He marched with the Spartans, and was exiled from Athens. Sparta gave him land and property in Scillus, where he lived for many years before having to move once more, to settle in Corinth.

He died in B.C. "Anabasis" is a Greek word which means "journey from the coast to the center of a country." This is Xenophon's. Xenophon: The Anabasis of Xenophon, book V. (Cambridge [Eng.]: The University Press, ), also by Alfred Pretor (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Xenophon: The Anabasis of.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project by: 2. ANABASIS. By Xenophon. Translation by H. Dakyns. Dedicated To Rev. Jowett, M.A. Master of Balliol College Regius Professor of Greek in the University of Oxford. Xenophon the Athenian was born B.C. He was a pupil of Socrates.

He 5/5(1). Anabasis, by Xenophon. BOOK II [In the previous book will be found a full account of the method by which Cyrus collected a body of Greeks when meditating an expedition against his brother Artaxerxes; as also of various occurrences on the march up; of the battle itself, and of the death of Cyrus; and lastly, a description of the arrival of the.

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Xenophon of Athens (c. BC) was an ancient Greek philosopher, historian, soldier, mercenary, and student of a historian, Xenophon is known for recording the history of his contemporary time, the late-5th and early-4th centuries BC, in such works as the Hellenica, about the final seven years and the aftermath of the /5(8).

The Anabasis, written by Xenophon of Athens in the fourth century B.C., chronicles the expedition of ten thousand Greek soldiers, led by Cyrus the Younger, and the subsequent return to Greece of the contingent, after the death of the satrap at the hands of his brother Artaxerxes/5.After this they met and took counsel concerning the remainder of the march.

The first speaker was Antileon of Thurii. He rose and said: "For my part, sirs, I am weary by this time of getting kit together and packing up for a start, of walking and running and carrying heavy arms, and of tramping along in line, or mounting guard, and doing battle.Book 1, Section X Then the head of Cyrus and his right hand were severed from the body.

1 But the king and those about him pursued and fell upon the Cyreian camp, and the troops of Ariaeus no longer stood their ground, but fled through their own camp back to the halting-place of the night before--a distance of four parasangs, it was said.