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Xenophon's March : Into The Lair Of The Persian Lion.

Prevas, John. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780786747771 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0786747773 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (241 pages)
  • Publisher: New York : Da Capo Press, 2009.

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Chronology; Preface; Introduction; 1. The Greeks and the Persians; 2. The Tumultuous Fifth Century B.C.; 3. The Quarrel of the Persian Brothers; 4. Battle for the Empire; 5. The Greeks Alone; 6. The Persian Gauntlet; 7. North to the Sea; 8. Barbarians and Dissension; 9. Greeks Among Greeks; 10. Living by the Sword; Epilogue; Bibliography; Index
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An unforgettable personal retracing of one of the most extraordinary expeditions of all time, when two great ancient civilizations, and two great armies, clashed.
Subject: Cyrus, the Younger, approximately 423 B.C.-401 B.C.
Greece > History > Expedition of Cyrus, 401 B.C.
Military art and science > History > To 500.
HISTORY / Military / Pictorial.
HISTORY / Ancient / Greece.
Genre: Electronic books.

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