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People/Characters: Xenophon

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The Anabasis [in translation] by Xenophon
Badass: A Relentless Onslaught of the Toughest Warlords, Vikings, Samurai, Pirates, Gunfighters, and Military Commanders to Ever Live by Ben Thompson
Conqueror Fantastic by Pamela Sargent
The Crown of Violet [adapted - Oxford Bookworms] by John Escott
Early Socratic Dialogues by Plato
Economic Thought Before Adam Smith by Murray Rothbard
Essays in Biography by Joseph Epstein
The Exploits of Xenophon by Geoffrey Household
Eyewitness to History by John Carey
Famous Men of Greece (Greenleaf Press) by John H. Haaren
The Generalship of Alexander the Great by J. F. C. Fuller
A Greek Army on the March: Soldiers and Survival in Xenophon's Anabasis by John W. I. Lee
The Greek Way by Edith Hamilton
A Handbook of Greek Literature: From Homer to the Age of Lucian by H. J. Rose
A History of Ancient Greek Literature by Gilbert Murray
A History of Histories: Epics, Chronicles, Romances and Inquiries from Herodotus and Thucydides to the Twentieth Century by J. W. Burrow
Hypatia of Alexandria: Mathematician and Martyr by Michael A. B. Deakin
The Last of the Wine by Mary Renault
The Long March: Xenophon and the Ten Thousand by Robin Lane Fox
Il mistero Tucidide by Luciano CanforaSenofonte
The Modern Scholar: Seven Wonders of the Ancient World by Jennifer Tobin
The Persians by J. M. Cook
La Religion des Spartiates (Histoire) (French Edition) by Nicolas Richer
The Sea! The Sea!: The Shout of the Ten Thousand in the Modern Imagination by Tim Rood
Stowage : the properties and stowage of cargoes by Robert Ellis Thomas
The Symposion in Ancient Greek Society and Thought by Fiona Hobden
The Ten Thousand: A Novel of Ancient Greece by Michael Curtis Ford
Walking Gods by George Alec Effinger
Xenophon's Anabasis, or The Expedition of Cyrus (Oxford Approaches to Classical Literature) by Michael A. Flower
Xenophon's March: Into the Lair of the Persian Lion by John Prevas
Xenophon's Retreat: Greece, Persia, and the End of the Golden Age by Robin Waterfield

Character description

Xenophon was born into the ranks of the upper classes, thus granting him access to certain privileges of the aristocracy of ancient Attica. He was a Greek historian, soldier, mercenary, and a contemporary and admirer of Socrates.


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