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Author: XenophonPublisher: editore Ambrosio Firmin DidotYear published: 1860Book contributor: Harvard UniversityLanguage: Latin1 downloads in the last monthDownload Ebook: (PDF) (EPUB)

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Xenophone was a student of Socrates. He marched with the Spartans and later was exiled from Athens. The Symposium records a dinner conversation between Socrates and a group of guests. It is thought possible that Plato knew of this work and was influenced by it when he wrote his own Symposium.

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English; H. G. Dakyns 1899

Greek; Xenophontis opera omnia, vol. 4”, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1910

This English-­Greek translation is interleaved in small sections allowing the student to quickly cross reference Greek terms to their English equivalents.

Greek term search can be quickly accomplished using the "Complete Liddell & Scott's Lexicon with Inflections" published by Handheldclassics.­com and also available for the kindle.

Xenophon the Athenian was born 431 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 354 B.­C.

A very few words may suffice by way of introduction to this translation of the Cyropaedia.

Professor Jowett, whose Plato represents the high-­water mark of classical translation, has given us the following reminders: "An English translation ought to be idiomatic and interesting, . . .

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Author: XenophonPublisher: sumptibus F.­Hennings , etc., etc.­Year published: 1841Book contributor: Harvard UniversityLanguage: Italian0 downloads in the last monthDownload Ebook: (PDF) (EPUB)

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Agesilaus Xenophon, greek historian, soldier, mercenary, philosopher (430B.­C.-­534B.­C.­) This ebook presents «Agesilaus», from Xenophon. A dynamic table of contents enables to jump directly to the chapter selected. Table of Contents -­01- About this book -­02- DEDICATION -­03- AN ENCOMIUM

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This edition includes a modern introduction and a list of suggested further reading.
Socrates (469-­399 BCE) is the first person known to have lived a life fully devoted to thinking. Teeming with exchanges between the revered guru Socrates and various Athenians, Conversations with Socrates shows Socrates as engaging and sagacious. According to his follower Xenophon, Socrates communicates in ways that even the unphilosophical and harried reader will find impressive, memorable, and greatly useful.

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Author: XenophonPublisher: B.­G. TeubnerYear published: 1908Book contributor: University of MichiganLanguage: German0 downloads in the last monthDownload Ebook: (PDF) (EPUB)

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Author: XenophonPublisher: E.­J. BrillYear published: 1888Book contributor: University of CaliforniaLanguage: grc1 downloads in the last monthDownload Ebook: (PDF) (EPUB)

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One of the more important works of the ancient Greek writer, soldier, and historian Xenophon, "Hellenica" is essentially a history of Greek occurrences from 411 to 362 BCE. It continues a similar account begun by Thucydides to detail the events of the Peloponnesian War. Xenophon is the principal source for today's historians on the last seven years of this war, including the Battle of Mantineia, as well as the war's aftermath. Written during Xenophon's retirement on his estate in Sparta, "Hellenica" is thought to be a personal work, intended for his friends, who were likely participants of many of the battles and knew the main warriors, political leaders, and events of the time. Through his more personal approach, this friend of Socrates proves his excellence as a writer with his masterful exposition, as well as his considerable ability as a historian with his memory for detail and breadth of topics. Ultimately, the result is a window into a turbulent period in the history of . . .

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