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The Anabasis

Xenophon

The Anabasis

or Expedition of Cyrus, and the Memorabilia of Socrates

by Xenophon

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementliterally tr. from the Greek of Xenophon by the Rev. J. S. Watson; with a geographical commentary by W. F. Ainsworth.
SeriesHarper"s classical library
ContributionsWatson, J. S. 1804-1884., Ainsworth, William, 1807-1896.
The Physical Object
Pagination518 p.,
Number of Pages518
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23762709M

Xenophon's Anabasis is an engrossing tale of remarkable adventures, as the Greeks retreated through inhospitable lands from the gates of Babylon back to the coast after Cyrus' death, also it is an invaluable source on Greek and Iranian military forces. Book 1 Section 1. Links to translation of Arrian: Anabasis, by E. Iliff Robson. L. Flavius Arrianus wrote an "Anabasis of Alexander", which is generally considered to be the most reliable ancient account of the conquests of Alexander the Great. It has been translated by E. Iliff Robson in .

This is the first comprehensive commentary on a section of Xenophon's Anabasis in English for almost a century. It provides up-to-date guidance on literary, historical and cultural aspects of the Anabasis and will help undergraduate students to read Greek : Luuk Huitink, Tim Rood. Xenophon's Anabasis is a true story of remarkable adventures. Hellenica, a history of Greek affairs from to , begins as a continuation of Thucydides' account. There are four works on Socrates (collected in Volume IV of the Loeb Xenophon edition).

  ANABASIS. By Xenophon. Translation by H. G. Dakyns. Dedicated To Rev. B. 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).   Xenophon's Anabasis is a true story of remarkable adventures. Hellenica, a history of Greek affairs from to , begins as a continuation of Thucydides' account. There are four works on Socrates (collected in Volume IV of the Loeb Xenophon edition). In Memorabilia Xenophon adds to Plato's picture of Socrates from a different viewpoint/5(6K).


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Xenophon, Anabasis Carleton L. Brownson, Ed. ("Agamemnon", "Hom. ", "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. Xenophon's "Anabasis" is the ultimate story, and its completely non fiction.

This, in my opinion, is one of the most valient stories ever told, and truly marks the fullest capacities of the The Anabasis book being when strict discipline, steadfast honor, and unwavering bravery are instilled into the culture of the times/5(54).

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   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project by: 2.

ANABASIS BOOK I. Darius and Parysatis had two sons: the elder was named Artaxerxes, and the younger Cyrus. Now, as Darius lay sick and felt that the end of life drew near, he wished both his sons to be with him. The elder, as it chanced, was already there, but Cyrus he must needs send for from the province over which he had made him satrap.

This review refers to the Anabasis (Loeb Classical Library) for Kindle, and not the (proper) Loeb hardback. Loeb hardbacks are little treasures - all the same price, all the same size, red covers for Latin works, Green covers for Greek, with the original languages on the left-hand pages and an English translation on the right/5(54).

Xenophon's Anabasis, seven books. by Xenophon; Harper, William Rainey, ; Wallace, James, Publication date [c] Publisher New York, Cincinnati [etc.]: American book company Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language English.

Addeddate Pages: Anyone who knows anything about Western history should easily understand the reference to the title "Anabasis." It is a classic retreat story, of 10, Greek mercenary soldiers who need to march from Babylon back to the Mediterranean Sea, during the time of the Persian wars/5.

He then advanced into the land of the Agrianians and Paeonians, where messengers reached him, who reported that Clitus, son of Bardylis, had revolted, and that Glauoias, king of the Taulantians, had gone over to him.

They also reported that the Autariatians intended to attack him on his way. He accordingly resolved to commence his march without delay. But Langarus, king of the. Anabasis. 1, likes 1 talking about this. Anabasis is a progressive metal outfit formed in based in the Central New York area.

Members of Spire (NY), Perpetual Burn, Psychopath, and ers: K. 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.

Xenophon: The third book of Xenophon's Anabasis, with a vocabulary, (London, New York [etc.] Longmans, Green and Co., ) (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Xenophon: Three essays: on the duties of a cavalry general, on horsemanship, and on hunting.

Anabasis is a classic story of an army’s retreat from disaster, told by the man who was thrust into the role of saving is means “march inland from the coast,” which is a paradoxical title for a book that is mostly about a march to the coast from inland.

But the author, Xenophon, an Athenian, had a taste for irony, borrowed from his teacher, the great philosopher Socrates.

Anabasis and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. The Anabasis of Alexander by Arrian, translated by E. Chinnock Book I, Chapter I. Death of Philip and Accession of Alexander.—His Wars with the Thracians.

Stranded deep in enemy territory, the Spartan general Clearchus and the other Greek senior officers were subsequently killed or captured by treachery on the part of the Persian satrap Tissaphernes.

Xenophon, one of three remaining leaders elected by the soldiers, played an instrumental role in encouraging the Greek army of 10, to march north across foodless deserts and snow-filled.

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Publish your book with B&N. Learn More/5(8). 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 account of his march to Persia with a troop of Greek mercenaries to aid Cyrus, who enlisted Greek help to try and take the throne from his brother Artaxerxes, and the ensuing return of the Greeks, in which Xenophon.

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