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By Vivienne J. Gray

Xenophon's many and sundry works symbolize an immense resource of data concerning the historical Greek global: for instance, approximately tradition, politics, social lifestyles and heritage within the fourth century BC, Socrates, horses and searching with canines, the Athenian economic system, and Sparta. besides the fact that, there was controversy approximately how his works might be learn. this feature of vital glossy serious essays will introduce readers to the wide variety of his writing, the debates it has encouraged, and the interpretative methodologies which have been used. A in particular written advent via Vivienne J. grey bargains a survey of Xenophon's works, an account of his existence with recognize to them, a short dialogue of contemporary readings, connection with glossy scholarship because the unique book of the articles, and a serious precis in their content material. numerous articles were translated for the 1st time from French and German, and all quotations were translated into English.

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Xenophon (Oxford Readings in Classical Studies)

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